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Title First Line Original Publicationsort descending Date Themes Republication Hearst Collections
101 The Old Admonitions The friend that I had Prairie Schooner 1958 loneliness, loss Limited View 2, Snake in the Strawberries 30, The Good Earth 57.
102 What Wind crept in to slam the door Prairie Schooner 1970 anger, relationships Shaken by Leaf-Fall 14, Snake in the Strawberries 69.
103 Day's Facts There came a morning when Prairie Schooner 1970 technology, breakdown Shaken by Leaf-Fall 37.
104 Farmhand A mule with fork and shovel breeds no honey Prairie Schooner 1960 work, resentment Heartland: Poets of the Midwest 77. Limited View 5.
105 Resort to Calm No protest, just the door's soft sigh, Prairie Schooner 1970 relaxation, neighbors Snake in the Strawberries 50.
106 The Problem The problem is to see the problem Prairie Schooner 1974 perceptions, appearance Landmark and Other Poems 18.
107 Quiet Sunday The old dog sleeps on the porch. Sparrow Magazine 1961 stillness, Sunday Limited View 39, Landmark and Other Poems 57.
108 Truth How the devil do I know Sparrow Magazine 1961 knowledge, farming Heartland: Poets of the Midwest 79, Interpreting Literature. 4th ed. K.L. Knickerbocker and H.W. Reninger, eds. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston. 1969. 289, Interpreting Literature. 5th ed. 1974. 19, North American Review (1974) 19, The Iowan (Spring Limited View 38, Snake in the Strawberries 28, The Good Earth 67.
109 Advice to Farmers You trimmed the wilderness to size Sparrow Magazine 1961 farming, nature
110 Marred This headache of a morning Sparrow Magazine 1965 morning, birds North American Review (1974) 31. A Single Focus 38, Landmark and Other Poems 19.
111 Love Love hungers, a cruel eye Sparrow Magazine 1961 desire, hunting Limited View 21, Snake in the Strawberries 27.
112 Owner The morning sun surveys the time for me, Sparrow Magazine 1961 farming, ownership
113 Spring Lament The season has sounded its call to the farm's sleepy ears, Limited View 1962 spring, loneliness Landmark and Other Poems 53.
114 Birthplace This is the heart of the farm where I was born, Limited View 1962 memory, home Snake in the Strawberries 30. Limited View 42, The Good Earth 58.
115 A Stray Neighbors, neighbors, help me find Limited View 1962 animals, loss Limited View 16.
116 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.
117 Need of Solid Ground He hadn't offended God nor failed His Word Limited View 1962 work, perseverance Limited View 18.
118 Change toward Certainty The afternoon closed it until it seemed Limited View 1962 love, nature Heartland: Poets of the Midwest 79, The Iowan (Spring 1979) 21. Limited View 20, Shaken by Leaf-Fall 25, Snake in the Strawberries 32.
119 Need for Grass Yes, there it was, Limited View 1962 death, mourning Limited View 23.
120 Beggared The quietness with which I watch you go Limited View 1962 loss, loneliness Scatter the Petals (1969). Limited View 24.
121 To An Old Sow Whoa there, you crazy sow, where do you think you're going? Limited View 1962 animals, identification North American Review (1974) 20. Limited View 29, Landmark and Other Poems 54.
122 The Red Flower The day sagged under heavy wind Limited View 1962 love, renewal Limited View 26.
123 Point of View After a dark day low with clouds, Man and His Field 1951 sunset, perspective Man and His Field 43.
124 Memorial Day It puzzles me to see the stooping people Man and His Field 1951 flowers, death Man and His Field 51, Snake in the Strawberries 23.
125 Impudence Rowdy winter wind, Man and His Field 1951 wind, winter Man and His Field 52.