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Lunch Poems Important Poems By The Late New York Poet Published In The New American Poetry, Evergreen Review, Floating Bear And Stranger PlacesOften This Poet, Strolling Through The Noisy Splintered Glare Of A Manhattan Noon, Has Paused At A Sample Olivetti To Type Up Thirty Or Forty Lines Of Ruminations, Or Pondering Deeply Has Withdrawn To A Darkened Ware Or Firehouse To Limn His Computed Misunderstandings Of The Eternal Questions Of Life, Coexistence, And Depth, While Never Forgetting To Eat Lunch, His Favorite Meal


10 thoughts on “Lunch Poems

  1. says:

    I love Frank O Hara because he wrote poetry the way Fred Astaire danced Frank and Fred make it all look as easy as breathing You can see Robert Lowell and Gene Kelly sweat But not O Hara, not Astaire.Just because you can t see them sweat doesn t mean that it was easy It takes serious conce


  2. says:

    I ran across the poem A Step Away from Them and bought this collection I have read through it, listened to it on Audible This is a collection of proto beat poems that sets the foundation for many will build on The poems Song The Day Lady Died and Steps are standout poems in this collection.


  3. says:

    This is a What the collection of poems One of those deals where you read through the bush of your eyebrows because you re frowning and wondering how poems written in the 50s and early 60s could be so unlike Ike or even Camelot before the Dealey went down It s non sequiturs uber alles, for the most part, and s


  4. says:

    Some days the patina of sadness that accretes on everything like the residue of Time itself, the film or layer of mortality that is probably only a phenomenon of our seeing being somehow linked with our memories, that glistens and coats our world as we pass through it, is undeniable and becomes as much a factor of our


  5. says:

    Thanks to City Lights and Goodreads for the review copy O Hara s poems were somewhat difficult to grasp and required an investment of time to understand and absorb Written during his lunch breaks from the Museum of Modern Art MOMA during the the late 50s and early 60s, this collection illuminates the conscience thought I think i


  6. says:

    Short poems that introduce the reader to the lovely poems of Frank O Hara.


  7. says:

    These poems kept me grounded as I wandered listlessly through the streets of Paris seeking meaning, but finding only my own dim, drunken reflection Like a true flaneur, with poems in my pocket and a steady supply of cigarettes, coffee, and alcohol I conquered apathy by swallowing it whole.Memoir of Sergei O by Frank O HaraMy feet have never been co


  8. says:

    oh god it s wonderful to get out of bed and drink too much coffee and smoke too many cigarettes and love you so much


  9. says:

    I was not familiar with the New York School of poets and so was pleased to win Frank O Hara s Lunch Poems in a Goodreads Giveaway These poems were fun and conversational They read like diary entries filled with lunch hour wanderings, travel experiences, and friends the author knows one poem is dedicated to Allen Ginsberg O Hara s style reminds me of Beat poetry in tha


  10. says:

    It s my lunch hour, so I gofor a walk among the hum coloredcabs First, down the sidewalkwhere laborers feed their dirtyglistening torsos sandwichesand Coca Cola A Step Away from Them pg 15 It is 12 10 in New York and I am wonderingif I will finish this in time to meet Norman for lunchah lunch I think I am going crazywhat with my terrible hangover and the weekend Adieu to Norman


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