Why I wake early : new poems

Book
Published 2004
Item Details
Summary:

Features forty new poems that continue to express the poet's fascination and love affair with the natural world.

ISBN:
9780807068793
Description:
ix, 71 pages ; 22 cm
Contents:
Why I wake early
Bone
Freshen the flowers, she said
Where does the temple begin, where does it end?
Beans
The arrowhead
Trout lilies
The poet goes to Indiana
The snow cricket
The lover of earth cannot help herself
Have you seen blacksnake swimming?
How everything adores being alive
Clouds
Spring at Blackwater : I go through the lessons already learned
The lily
Look and see
This world
At Black River
The marsh hawk
Breakage
Where does the dance begin, where does it end?
Snow geese
What was once the largest shopping center in northern Ohio was built where there had been a pond I used to visit every summer afternoon
The dovekie
Something
Logos
Bear
Many miles
Luna
"Just a minute," said a voice
This morning I watched the deer
The old poets of China
White-eyes
Yellowlegs
The best I could do
The wren from Carolina
Some things, say the wise ones
Mindful
Song of the builders
Look again
Goldenrod, late fall
November
Daisies
One
The soul at last
The pinewoods
Lingering in happiness.
LCCN:
2004100205
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