The Letters of Denise Levertov and William Carlos Williams

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THE LETTERS OF DENISE LEVERTOV AND WILLIAM CARLOS WILLIAMS

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[ Oct. / Nov. 1951]
8 via Cavour
SORI
NR. GENOA
Italy.

Dear William Carlos Williams,

I stopped myself from writing to you for a long time because of a self-conscious idea that it might seem my motive was to draw attention to myself, collect your autograph, or something like that. But I've decided this is silly. If a man is a force in one's life, as you are in mine & my husband's, if his work has given not only great pleasure & excitement but is felt to enter the fabric of one's thinking & feeling & one's way of trying to work, he certainly ought to know it. So, thank you.

yours sincerely,
Denise Levertov Goodman.

I got the address from
Bob Creeley.

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