I am entranced with his poetry and this is a wonderful book...we are reading it in our book club.
Whether you love poetry with every bit of your heart or are just starting to find a place in your heart for poetry you should pick this book up!
His ability to write very personal poems that still manage to draw in the reader and be accessible is amazing.
Billy Collins is a genius. His writing is incisive and his poetry totally engaging in an analyisi of the modern condition. No wonder he was Poet Laureate.Published 5 days ago by Reading Roo
Mr. Collins poetry is used here to clarify for us the meaning of the term empathy. You might cry, you might laugh or anger, but you will be doing it with him.Published 26 days ago by Walter Gerton
As with all of Billy Collins' poetry, this collection stimulates your creativity, your mind and your heart.Published 2 months ago by Charlotte Friedland
I've never selected a book of poetry to read for fun. I'm so glad I did. Billy Collins is wonderful and I thoroughly enjoyed this book!Published 2 months ago by Rhonda Leese
The book was amusing and it was typical Billy Collins. It arrived promptly and in good condition.I liked it. Will buy more.Published 3 months ago by Sarah L Henry
If you haven't read any of his stuff (I only recently discovered him), you should check it out. It's very fun, mostly light, quite entertaining, and sometimes inspiring. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Kelley Kat
Our book club was doing poetry one month and I picked this poet and was so happy to discover him. I especially enjoyed The Trouble with Poetry and the reference to Ferlinghetti who... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Martha Jane Boyd
Billy Collins is the very best at making the mundane funny. I wish I thought like he thinks, but I don't. I have to fill my extra time with reading his lovely, funny poetry. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Pamela L. Higdon
I love Billy Collins. I love everything he writes. He was my gateway drug into poetry, for which I will be forever grateful.Published 8 months ago by Gitana