Billy Collins Quote: “Poems, for me, begin as a…”

Poems, for me, begin as a social engagement. I want to establish a kind of sociability or even hospitality at the beginning of a poem. The title and the first few lines are a kind of welcome mat where I am inviting the reader inside.

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Name: Billy Collins
Profession: Poet
Nationality: American
Birthday: March 22, 1941
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