Love Speaks Its Name: Gay and Lesbian Love Poems by J.D. McClatchy

Love Speaks Its Name: Gay and Lesbian Love Poems

J.D. McClatchy

nonfiction lgbtqia+ poetry emotional reflective medium-paced

256 pages | first published 2001

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From Sappho to Shakespeare to Cole Porter–a marvelous and wide-ranging collection of classic gay and lesbian love poetry.The poets represented here include Walt Whitman, Hart Crane, Gertrude Stein, Federico García Lorca, Djuna Barnes, Constantine ...
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emotional 80%
inspiring 70%
reflective 70%
sad 60%
hopeful 50%
relaxing 30%
challenging 20%
adventurous 10%
dark 10%
funny 10%
lighthearted 10%
tense 10%


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