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Standard Name: Fainlight, Ruth
Birth Name: Ruth Esther Fainlight
Married Name: Ruth Sillitoe
either writing a poem or waiting with a variety of emotions for the next poem to announce itself. Other forms of writing—stories, translation, libretti—can divert me for a while, but if too much time passes without work on a poem, I feel uneasy.is a poet active since the mid twentieth century who says she is always
She is a remarkably international writer, having published in France and Mexico, as well as having her work translated into French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, and Russian.