The James Hearst Digital Archive

Home » Poetry Listings

Poetry Listings

Displaying 76 - 100 of 671
Titlesort descending First Line Original Publication Date Themes Republication Hearst Collections
76 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.
77 Bitter Taste I ate the sour grapes and tried Kansas Quarterly 1971 anger, nature
78 Blue Again We saw the horizon with stubborn clutch Country Men 1937 weather, clouds
79 Bluejay Into the calm of morning as stone breaks Poetry Now 1976 birds, hunting Proved by Trial 15.
80 Bluejay and I The bluejay perches on the Spectrum, the Richmond Tri-Annual Review 1969 birds, work
81 Book of the Mind Chilled and seared by the weather Planting Red Geraniums: Discovered Poems of James Hearst 2017 introspection, thoughts Planting Red Geraniums 22
82 Born Again He woke up when she died, Poetry Now 1976 loss, death
83 Born Each Morning What a shocking way to enter the world, Colorado Quarterly 1977 morning, birth Snake in the Strawberries 89.
84 Bound to Happen At the haybarn's peak where New England Review 1981 aging, animals
85 Boundary Lines The dog has a squirrel up a tree. American Prefaces 1940 fear, animals The Sun at Noon 19, Snake in the Strawberries 21.
86 Bowed Strength The winter sun had set A Single Focus 1967 winter, resilience A Single Focus 64.
87 Buried Seeds The buried seeds drink up the snow New York Herald Tribune 1964 nature, spring A Single Focus 43.
88 Burn the Cocoons The sun waits in the sky for me Poetry 1944 farming, planting Heartland: Poets of the Midwest 81. Man and His Field 47, Landmark and Other Poems 41.
89 Burning a Dead Heifer This body burning here is not the fire I'd choose, Man and His Field 1951 death, animals Man and His Field 63.
90 But the Earth Abides The windmill squeaks, flaps broken vanes, Snake in the Strawberries 1979 renewal, entropy Snake in the Strawberries 9.
91 Calendar's Mischief A day of shock, America 1977 time, seasons Snake in the Strawberries 78.
92 Castrating the Pigs It always seemed to be a rainy day Poetry Now 1980 animals, masculinity
93 Caveat Emptor I meant to take a quiet walk Inserat Groteski 1971 ownership, wilderness
94 Celebration of Losers This morning the roadway lacks friends, North Country 1977 regret, failure
95 Cerebral Palsy Each morning the wild, random The Windless Orchard 1980 illness, perseverance
96 Change in Appetites We had a hired man whose remarks South Dakota Review 1978 sex, animals
97 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.
98 Chill Comfort The sun rose, burned off the mist, Virginia Quarterly Review 1975 breakfast, loneliness Proved by Trial 17.
99 Choosing The stolid farmer took his hoe The Sun at Noon 1943 farming, choice The Sun at Noon 18, Landmark and Other Poems 50, Man and His Field 33.
100 Choreman I am a born choreman A Country Man 1993 work, pride A Country Man 44.