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Title First Line Original Publication Date Themes Republicationsort descending Hearst Collections
176 What Wind crept in to slam the door Prairie Schooner 1970 anger, relationships Shaken by Leaf-Fall 14, Snake in the Strawberries 69.
177 To Run or Sit Today, he said, the sky bends down The Back Door 1970 frustration, waiting
178 After Corn Husking The last load ends the day University Review 1942 harvest, fall The Sun at Noon 36, Man and His Field 46.
179 Photograph A photograph taken from The Davidson Miscellany 1982 appearances, smoking
180 Vacation in Colorado The street's hullabaloo tramps Great Lakes Review 1977 wilderness, civilization Snake in the Strawberries 90.
181 The Cure The bush at the corner of the house Sandlapper 1977 homesickness, flowers
182 Moment Toward Spring This is the day when on the hills of noon Ladies Home Journal 1959 spring, transition Limited View 13, Snake in the Strawberries 29.
183 Dark Flower Oh, no, do not look too long Country Men 1938 flowers, morning Country Men (1938) 52.
184 Queer People Queer people eat soup Erebus Rising 1971 compassion, nonconformity Shaken by Leaf-Fall 41, Landmark and Other Poems 16.
185 The Wasted Corner She was a higglety, pigglety hen Wormwood Review 1963 farming, animals A Single Focus 27, Landmark and Other Poems 14.
186 The Grail The snow falls like flakes of light- Poetry 1935 faith, religion Country Men (1937) x, (1938) 30, (1943) 39, Man and His Field 42, Landmark and Other Poems 58.
187 Time to Go In You poke the fire in the fireplace, America 1983 night, meaning
188 Death of a Marriage They reached home, Black and White 1979 divorce, silence
189 Last Day at the Swimming Hole Two boys pick their way English Journal 1974 summer, time
190 Statement It doesn't matter what the critics say, Man and His Field 1951 poetry, critics Man and His Field 19, Snake in the Strawberries 24, The Good Earth 56.
191 It Happened A rumpled bed, Hawk and Whippoorwill 1974 Depression, friendship
192 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.
193 Seeding The morning sun looks in on me Midland 1932 farming, planting Country Men (1937) xxii, (1938) 44 (1943) 51, Man and His Field 45.
194 Winter Reverie Winter grips the farm after Ward Bib. 1986 winter, perseverance A Country Man 37.
195 Banish Morning Fear When he woke at dawn, it was his habit to think Modern Maturity 1980 aging, mortality
196 An Account of Failures I woke this morning and felt West Branch 1979 regret, perseverance
197 No Leaves? No Apples? No fruit bends the orchard trees Man and His Field 1951 fall, perseverance Man and His Field 59.
198 The Problem Comes With the new schedule Kansas Quarterly 1971 retirement, aging
199 Point of No Return Grass in the cracks of the sidewalk, Dry Leaves 1975 memory, decay Dry Leaves.
200 Grandfather and the Evangelist A tent with a platform and with folding chairs, Snake in the Strawberries 1979 religion, experience Snake in the Strawberries 6.