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Poetry Billy Collins

Whatever it was that just flew out of my head / did not leave a trace, / not a contrail in the sky, / not a footprint in the new snow.

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No. 14

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​Billy Collins is the author of ten books of poetry. His new book is Horoscopes for the Dead (Random House). He served as poet laureate of the United States from 2001 to 2003. 


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