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Title First Line Original Publication Date Themes Republication Hearst Collections
226 Harvest Claim The clover field in bloom seemed innocent Kansas City Star 1957 seasons, harvest Shaken by Leaf-Fall 60, Snake in the Strawberries 67.
227 The Harvesters Bright was the stubble, the sun that day Man and His Field 1951 death, work Man and His Field 63.
228 A Hawk Is Not a Rabbit He got the message! Colorado Quarterly 1978 independence, aging
229 Hen Pheasant Dusk fills the grove and seeps Poetry 1965 farming, birds A Single Focus 23.
230 Here and There It's true the days are longer, Snake in the Strawberries 1979 spring, despair Snake in the Strawberries 47.
231 High Winds and Low Pressures The sun backs through a cloud, America 1975 breakfast, weather
232 His Daily Pack Come here and let me tell you about this man Limited View 1962 order, work Limited View 15, Landmark and Other Poems 41.
233 Hog Economy The little pig stuck his nose in the trough America 1965 animals, greed Shaken by Leaf-Fall 23, Landmark and Other Poems 55.
234 Home The house sags like it’s grieving, paint Hawk and Whippoorwill 1963 misfortune, rootedness
235 A Home of Her Own I left the evening chores and went to the door and spoke Planting Red Geraniums: Discovered Poems of James Hearst 2017 death, neighbors Planting Red Geraniums 15
236 Home Place This is the way it was: The Congregationalist 1965 snowstorm, winter Harper's Bazaar (Jan. 1969) 96. A Single Focus 39.
237 Home Work Today is cleaning day in the pens The Ghent Quarterly 1975 work, animals
238 Homecoming So let's knock off for the day, I said, Shaken by Leaf-Fall 1976 farming, home Shaken by Leaf-Fall 39.
239 Homesickness Marie Summers took a course in Commercial The Sun at Noon 1943 cities, alienation The Sun at Noon 28, Snake in the Strawberries 19.
240 Hope Goes Whoosh! We just could not believe our luck. Focus 1984 neighbors, disappointment
241 Hostility to Order Today the sun's eye Great Lakes Review 1977 entropy, order Snake in the Strawberries 84.
242 Housebroken The year has turned, Wascana Review 1980 nature, winter
243 How Good is Good Enough He must have read whatever signs Poetry Now 1981 homelessness, distinctions
244 How Many Shadows Has a Man The dog looked into the water Country Men 1943 experience, knowledge
245 The Hunter You cannot kill the white-tailed deer Music for Seven Poems 1958 hunting, persistence A Single Focus 69, Snake in the Strawberries 43.
246 The Hurt of Pleasure Once a week she comes to share A Country Man 1986 gardening, friendship A Country Man 42.
247 I Set My Chair I set my chair on the driveway Proved by Trial 1977 meditation, interruptions Proved by Trial 25, Snake in the Strawberries 88.
248 I'm a Christian but . . . It gets pretty thick when The Complete Poetry of James Hearst 2001 religion, satire
249 Important Question I didn't come here Voyages to the Inland Sea, II 1972 thoughts, neighbors Landmark and Other Poems 19.
250 Improve the View Why don't you decorate Nebraska Review 1981 religion, mortality