• Collins, Billy

    Collins, Billy

    Billy Collins (b1941) was born in New York City and has published several collections of his popular, award-winning poetry, including Ballistics (2008) and The Trouble With Poetry (2005). He was appointed US Poet Laureate from 2001-2003 and New York State Poet from 2004-2006.


"Candlestick’s website is enticing and you might find yourself buying pamphlets of poems about puddings and bicycles..." Erica Wagner
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