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Titlesort ascending First Line Original Publication Date Themes Republication Hearst Collections
176 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.
177 The Harvesters Bright was the stubble, the sun that day Man and His Field 1951 death, work Man and His Field 63.
178 The Hard Sell The spangles in his talk glitter The Denver Post Roundup 1971 deception, money
179 The Happy Farmer This farm where I live Music for Seven Poems 1958 farming, poverty
180 The Hammer and the Rat The teetering carpenter sets his spike Country Men 1943 distraction, inaction North American Review (1974) 33. Country Men (1943) 59. Landmark and Other Poems 14.
181 The Groundhog Scooped from his winter nest Dry Leaves 1975 faith, animals Dry Leaves.
182 The Great Coincidence How strange that in the human flow, Man and His Field 1951 love, chance Heartland: Poets of the Midwest 80. Man and His Field 53.
183 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.
184 The Gift for Love Underbrush, grasses, weeds, Eidolons 1972 wilderness, order
185 The Gardener When in the sun and armed with shears English Journal 1971 gardening, fall
186 The Forest Within the forest of my heart Country Men 1937 love, reflection Country Men (1937) xx, (1938) 41, (1943) 48, Man and His Field 55.
187 The Flower The afternoon bent over Shaken by Leaf-Fall 1976 love, flowers Shaken by Leaf-Fall 15.
188 The Fencerow A ripple of ground still show the line where Poetry 1942 division, memory Mid-Country. Ed. Lowry C. Wimberly. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press (1945) 467. The Sun at Noon 38, Man and His Field 50, Snake in the Strawberries 20.
189 The Farmstead The farmstead lies in the angle Apple 1970 farming, home Shaken by Leaf-Fall 22.
190 The Farmer's Season Yeah, spring, I know spring, the vernal season, America 1965 spring, farming "Book Review," Wallace's Farmer (28 Oct. 1967) 3, North American Review (1974) 34, Out of this World: Poems from the Hawkeye State. (1975) 5. A Single Focus 3, Landmark and Other's Poems 56.
191 The Farmer's Bride Dry weeds wait for snow, Commonweal 1971 winter, chores Voyages to Inland Sea, II 46. Snake in the Strawberries 56.
192 The Fact Is... A duck at a worm Poetry View 1979 nature, death
193 The Face of Things The creek retreats from flood rage Virginia Quarterly Review 1970 spring, planting Shaken by Leaf-Fall 46, Landmark and Other Poems 27 (as "Sap's Rise").
194 The Experiment You came and found me when the stars were blowing Midland 1926 fire Country Men (1937) xxii, (1938) 43, (1943) 50, Man and His Field 35.
195 The Enemy The girl who now switches Westerly Review 1977 desire, hunting Snake in the Strawberries 92.
196 The Debtor These leaden days when the sky is overcast Man and His Field 1951 farming, debt Man and His Field 61, Landmark and Other Poems 39.
197 The Deacon Goes for His Sunday Paper Good morning, good morning, it is a good morning Man and His Field 1951 happiness, disappointment Man and His Field 67.
198 The Day of the Hawk I went to the city Aspen Times 1970 loneliness, nature
199 The Dainty Lily Bell She’s liberated, you know, Planting Red Geraniums: Discovered Poems of James Hearst 2017 sex, gender Planting Red Geraniums 24
200 The Cure The bush at the corner of the house Sandlapper 1977 homesickness, flowers