Love Poems by Women : An Anthology of Poetry from Around the World and Through the Ages
Love Poems by Women An Anthology of Poetry from Around the World and Through the Ages Author:Wendy Mulford For over 2,000 years women have been writing love poetry. Here is the first anthology of love poems written only by women. Poets from all ages and all parts of the world, expressing love not only for their male and female lovers, but for parents, children, friends, for art, God, nature, and homeland, are collected here, and include the works of:... more » Sappho, Emily Dickenson, Ono no Komachi, Shadab Vajdi, Alice Walker, Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, and many more.« less
This book contains poetry written by women from various parts of the world. The poems are grouped into six headings such as: 'Your name on my tongue' and 'This then is love' and even the more intriguing "Go home and put my man out!' Poets include Dorothy Parker, Canadian author and poet Margaret Atwood and Sara Teasdale. The entire spectrum of emotion seems to be contained between the covers of this book.