Poetry: What Lips My Lips Have Kissed by Edna St. Vincent Millay

At this month’s meeting of Poets Northwest, I presented a program about Poetry and Emotion. Millay is my favorite poet and I used her poem Themes and Variations II as an example. Sometimes, when you hear the right person read a poem, it tugs harder at your emotions than merely reading. This video is a perfect example:

Frances Sternhagen recites What Lips My Lips Have Kissed by Edna St. Vincent Millay