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James wright john berryman was a very great poet and i think his work is going to endure and not just because he was a good craftsman, but because he was demonstrating in his poetry, i. Transcendence through nature “a blessing,” by james wright, ends with wright wishing to step out of his body and “break into blossom” it is definitely a sign to the reader that the poet. 1 the characters in a blessing are the narrator, his companion and the two indian ponies the author seems to personalize the horse, as he doesn’t call the horse it rather he calls the.
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