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Raymond Carver

Six poems by Raymond Carver:

1. Happiness

2. The Current

3. The Scratch

4. Photograph of My Father in His Twenty-Second Year

5. Your Dog Dies

6. Late Fragment

 

Alas, the Estate of Raymond Carver has asked Andrew to take down the six Carver poems originally posted on this page, and he has complied. But take note of the titles of the poems (above): they are well worth tracking down.

The Poetry Foundation has posted 21 of Raymond Carver’s poems (including an earlier version of one of the six, “Happiness”, that Andrew selected). They can be read here: http://www.poetryfoundation.org/bio/raymond-carver#about

 

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