Kay Ryan

Kay Ryan is an American poet who was born in 1945 in California. She is regarded as one of the most important contemporary poets. Her books of poetry include Flamingo Watching and The Best of It: New and Selected Poems. The latter was published in 2010 and won Pulitzer Prize for Poetry.


‘Blandeur’ by Kay Ryan is a thoughtful poem that shows a deep love for the natural world and depicts it as all a part of God’s creation.

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