Poets' Corner The finest poetry collections you can get your hands on Guest-selected by Edinburgh City Libraries' in-house master of rhyme, Ryan Van Winkle, this list offers six of the finest poetry collections you can get your hands on... 1. Play the Piano Drunk Like a Percussion Instrument Until the Fingers Begin to Bleed a Bit Charles Bukowski 2. Stranded in Sub-Atomica Tim Turnbull 3. The Essential Etheridge Knight Etheridge Knight 4. Poems: Introduction by Patti Smith William Blake 5. Book of Longing Leonard Cohen 6. Howl Allen Ginsberg Tags: poetry View the discussion thread.