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LOOKING FOR THOSE NICE POETRY PAGES?
Yes, this blog is for lovers of poetry - all kinds of poetry, ancient as well as modern. Our main purpose is to help all of you to find more easily those nice poetry sites among the myriads of pages across the ever-growing Net. It is said that there are pages by the billions on the Internet, and Search Engines are able to index only a percentage of them. Moreover, it is possible that SEs do not retrieve for you that important page. Thus, you, a poet (or, simply a lover of poetry), seeking a little "bread for the soul," starts to feel discouraged by the heap of pages that is hiding that particular one you were hoping to find.
This outstanding web site of the American poets, was launched in 1997 and receives nearly 400,000 visitors each month. The site has various sections packed with diverse topics relating to poetry. The database of more than 500 well- known poets chocke full of information about them is very important to visit - everybody can access it freely by using either the search options or an alphabetic index. This database includes not only American poets, but also many from other corners of the world and earlier epochs, such as the Roman, Catullus, and South Americans Cesar Vallejo and Pablo Neruda. Needless to say, here it is possible to find some of the finest works of the masters.