The censorious said she slept in a hammock and understood Yeats's poems, but her family denied both stories.
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My two great heroes are W. B. Yeats and Fernando Garcia Lorca.
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When I was starting to write, the great influence was T.S. Eliot and after that William Butler Yeats.
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I didn't want to be like Yeats; I wanted to be Yeats.
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Blake has always been a favorite, the lyrics, not so much the prophetic books, but I suppose Yeats influenced me more as a young poet, and the American, Robert Frost.
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