Pebbles And Ripples

In their younger days, Douglas Dunn and Peter Porter, two of our most distinguished senior poets, each experienced a particular and terrible loss - the death of their wives. Each, in time, published acclaimed collections of poems about these deaths.
Surprisingly, they have never spoken together about their loss, nor about the creative force it unleashed in each of them.
For the first time, they share their thoughts and memories with fellow poet Sean O'brien.

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In their younger days, Douglas Dunn and Peter Porter, two of our most distinguished senior poets, each experienced a particular and terrible loss - the death of their wives. Each, in time, published acclaimed collections of poems about these deaths.

Surprisingly, they have never spoken together about their loss, nor about the creative force it unleashed in each of them.

For the first time, they share their thoughts and memories with fellow poet Sean O'Brien.

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2004111420041120
2004111420041120

In their younger days, Douglas Dunn and Peter Porter, two of our most distinguished senior poets, each experienced a particular and terrible loss - the death of their wives. Each, in time, published acclaimed collections of poems about these deaths.

Surprisingly, they have never spoken together about their loss, nor about the creative force it unleashed in each of them.

For the first time, they share their thoughts and memories with fellow poet Sean O'Brien.

20041120

In their younger days, Douglas Dunn and Peter Porter, two of our most distinguished senior poets, each experienced a particular and terrible loss - the death of their wives. Each, in time, published acclaimed collections of poems about these deaths.

Surprisingly, they have never spoken together about their loss, nor about the creative force it unleashed in each of them.

For the first time, they share their thoughts and memories with fellow poet Sean O'Brien.