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Robert Bly

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Robert Bly

Robert Bly's most recent book of poems is The Night Abraham Called to the Stars (HarperCollins).


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Please tell me how the shoehorn manages to keep
Its shape the same for centuries. At dusk my ignorance
Slips away and hides its eggs in the woods.

Robert Bly, with David Ray, founded American Writers Against the
Vietnam War in 1967; it sponsored many rallies and readings against the
war. He is preparing a similar group to do readings against the Iraq