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Billy Collins

Billy Collins is the author of twelve collections of poetry including The Rain in Portugal , Aimless Love , Horoscopes for the Dead , Ballistics , The Trouble with Poetry , Nine Horses , Sailing Alone Around the Room , Questions About Angels , The Art of Drowning , and Picnic, Lightning . He is also the editor of Poetry 180: A Turning Back to Poetry , 180 More: Extraordinary Poems for Every Day , and Bright Wings: An Illustrated Anthology of Poems About Birds . A former Distinguished Professor...See more