This poem came to me at the most perfect time and I've cherished it ever since.
Love after Love Poem by Derek Walcott
MIDSUMMER, TOBAGO by Derek Walcott
A line from one of my all-time favorite poems, "Love After Love" by Derek Walcott. Look it up. It will change your life. :: "The time will come / when, with elation, / you will greet yourself arriving / at your own door." — Derek Walcott
Derek Walcott biography, interview, and other stuff at the Nobel Prize for Literature website.
Derek Walcott - "The future happens. No matter how much we scream". acceptance, future
President Barrack Obama with a copy of Derek Walcott's collected poems
read this in college, gave me knee shivers. oh the thrills of being an english major!
Derek Walcott by Richard Avedon