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One of the Lives

One of the Lives


by M.S. Merwin

Analysis: Trivia

Brain Snacks: Tasty Tidbits of Knowledge

The W.S. stands for William Stanley. How 'bout that? (Source)

Merwin lived in Spain, England, and France. Lucky. (Source)

Merwin has been living as a Zen Buddhist in Hawaii since the '70s. Sounds peaceful. (Source)

Merwin was named the seventeenth U.S. Poet Laureate—pretty much the highest honor for an American poet. Way to go, W.S.! (Source)

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