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Title First Linesort descending Original Publication Date Themes Republication Hearst Collections
1 Farmer to His Son
2 Pray for Belief Planting Red Geraniums: Discovered Poems of James Hearst 2017 faith, perspective Planting Red Geraniums 30.
3 Textual Matters "Cross your legs," saith the preacher, Midwest Quarterly 1972 religion, judgement Shaken by Leaf-Fall 31.
4 This Is How They Do It "I own this farm," Henry Jensen A Country Man 1993 law, understanding A Country Man 24, The Good Earth 64.
5 Not to Give In "I wouldn't take a horse A Country Man 1993 father, defiance A Country Man 48.
6 Claim for Damages "The man recovered from the bite, Focus 1984 frustration, law
7 Echoes of Memory A birthday card from you today A Country Man 1993 love, longing A Country Man 23.
8 Time to Cross Over A black man with his family Slackwater Review 1981 attitudes, race
9 There is a Line Drawn A buyer of discards A Country Man 1993 farming, distinctions A Country Man 51.
10 A Chance Meeting A chance day opened a door Motive 1965 fall, conversation
11 Calendar's Mischief A day of shock, America 1977 time, seasons Snake in the Strawberries 78.
12 Day's Routine A day of simple duties Today 1966 work, marriage Landmark and Other Poems 22.
13 A Believer A dirty carpet of March snow Anglo-American Studies 1983 birth, animals A Country Man 18.
14 Dirty Old Man's Poem A dirty old man’s poem Periodical of Art in Nebraska 1976 desire, sex
15 Love is Not Earned A display of my skills Northeast 1981 love, skill
16 The Wall A door builds a strange wall Kansas Quarterly 1976 perspective, home Proved by Trial 16.
17 The Fact Is... A duck at a worm Poetry View 1979 nature, death
18 One Thing Leads to Another A flock of geese and a basket A Country Man 1993 birds, shame A Country Man 14.
19 Wedding Anniversary A frightening day Sunday Clothes 1975 farming, anger Proved by Trial 11.
20 End of April A grey sky roofs the morning Yankee Magazine 1968 weather, color Snake in the Strawberries 47.
21 That Kind of a Day A kitten plays with a mouse, Shaken by Leaf-Fall 1976 nature, loss Shaken by Leaf-Fall 24, Landmark and Other Poems 30.
22 The Backward Flow A man bent with the burden University of Windsor Review 1979 aging, fall
23 Spring West of Town A man who lives inside my head Kernels 1939 busyness, waiting
24 Weeds of Anger A man who plowed America's future Poem 1969 farming, defiance Shaken by Leaf-Fall 47.
25 Wealth of News A mile of main road and A Country Man 1993 childhood, animals A Country Man 45.