Flamingo Watching

Kay Ryan


Flamingo Watching

Kay Ryan


Poem introduction

This poem is called 'Flamingo Watching, and it was written at a time when I thought that the 'subtle' needed defending, in poetry, I felt that, anything artful or subtle or sophisticated or elaborate or elaborated was suspect. It seems like things had to be rather plain and blunt and straightforward and, and chunky to be taken seriously.

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