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Childhood: Poem Sampler

Take a trip down memory lane during this holiday season with poems of a more innocent time.

a song in the front yard by Gwendolyn Brooks

Brian Age Seven by Mark Doty

Early Occult Memory Systems of the Lower Midwest by B.H. Fairchild

Cartoon Physics, part 1 by Nick Flynn

Little Girl by Tami Haaland

I Remember, I Remember by Thomas Hood

In by Andrew Hudgins

A Country Boy in Winter by Sarah Orne Jewett

Piano by DH Lawrence

My Brother the Artist, at Seven by Philip Levine

Double Dutch by Gregory Pardlo

Janet Waking by John Crowe Ransom

The Days Gone By by James Whitcomb Riley

Childhood by Margaret Walker

Posted on 12.20.16

Feathered Friends: Poem Sampler

Let your imagination take flight with these poems about birds great and small.

Glass by A.R. Ammons

Mechanism by A.R. Ammons

Under the Vulture-Tree by David Bottoms

Syrinx by Amy Clampitt

Dawn Chorus by Sasha Dugdale

Eagle Plain by Robert Francis

The Darkling Thrush by Thomas Hardy

The Windhover by Gerard Manley Hopkins

Snowy Owl Near Ocean Shores by Duane Niatum

Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird by Wallace Stevens

The Blue Booby James Tate

The Owl by Edward Thomas

A Barred Owl by Richard Wilbur

Posted on 12.06.16

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