“Three things tell a man: his eyes, his friends and his favorite quotes.”
Charles Simic (American Poet)
Date of Birth:
May 9, 1938
Charles Simic is a Serbian-American poet and the 15th Poet Laureate of the United States. He is co-Poetry Editor of the Paris Review. Simic is the 2007 recipient of the Wallace Stevens Award from the Academy of American Poets. This $100,000 prize recognizes outstanding and proven mastery in the art of poetry.