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Elizabeth Jennings

  • Do they know they're old, / These two who are my father and my mother / Whose fire from which I came has now grown cold?

    • Elizabeth Jennings,
    • "One Flesh," Selected Poems ()
  • Art is not self-expression while, for me, 'confessional poetry' is almost a contradiction in terms.

Elizabeth Jennings, English poet

(1926 - 2001)