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Author: DORN, EDWARD
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Dorn, Edward    Poet's Biography
43 poems available by this author


    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
Last Line: The function of the heliograph
Subject(s): Geronimo (1829-1909


A PERIOD PORTRAIT OF SYMPATHY    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: Captain emmet crawford
Last Line: And the scouts love his weirdness
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Apache Indians; Scouting & Scouts; Irony; Southwest; Pacific States


ASSORTED COMPLIMENTS    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: A treacherous fiendish look (bartlett
Last Line: Than of any other animal
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Native Americans; Southwest; Pacific States


AT THE COWBOY PANEL    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: About an hour before lunch
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Cowboys; Southwest; Pacific States


BLUNT FORCE TRAUMA       
First Line: The windblown scream of the siren
Subject(s): Perpetual Motion


BOUNTY TIME    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: When victorio was killed accidentally
Last Line: Who flew back to tejas to clean up the landscape
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Accidents; Death; Southwest; Pacific States


CREATION        Recitation by Author
First Line: There was a time
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Southwest; Pacific States


DAFFODIL SONG    Poem Text    
First Line: The horns of yellow
Subject(s): Daffodils


DARK CEILING    Poem Text    
First Line: Broad black scar the valley is


DEPLANING, & GETTING LEARNT    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: Shaving lotion fresh
Last Line: Airport in the universe
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Air Travel; Southwest; Pacific States


DRESS FOR WAR        Recitation by Author
First Line: Tallow shampoo so the hair is sleek & obedient
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Native Americans Wars; Southwest; Pacific States


FIFTEEN HUNDRED TONS OF HAY @ 1 CENT PER POUND        Recitation by Author
First Line: Gen. Crook proved to a skeptical world
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Southwest; Pacific States


FIRE DOWN BELOW       
First Line: Evening shadows lengthen
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Native Americans; Southwest; Pacific States


FIRST LINES    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: It is bright to recollect
Last Line: Names never from animals
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Apache Indians; Babies; Southwest; Pacific States


GERONIMO    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: We call his mother juana
Last Line: With a light behind them
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Geronimo (1829-1909); Southwest; Pacific States


GOD CREATES MAN!        Recitation by Author
First Line: There's no problem with
Last Line: And he was a traveller / like mercury
Subject(s): God; Creation; Odin (Norse God); Southwest; Pacific States


GUNSLINGER. PART I    Poem Text    
First Line: I met in mesilla
Last Line: Lets have that drink
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Gunslingers; Southwest; Pacific States


HOTEL HARTLEY DOWN BY THE BAYOU AS DICK PREPARES FOR NY        Recitation by Author
First Line: Secure, with the rumble of wig-town
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Southwest; Pacific States


IF IT SHOULD EVER COME    Poem Text    
First Line: And we are all there together
Last Line: From the newly fallen
Subject(s): Aging


JUH & GERONIMO        Recitation by Author
First Line: Friends from boyhood
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Southwest; Pacific States


LA MAQUINA A HOUSTON    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: The train has come to rest and ceased its creaking
Last Line: Before they fell away in exhaustion
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Railways; Southwest; Pacific States


MAXIMUM OSTENTATION    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: Hyattecture is all strut and stage
Last Line: Launched themselves as if from cape canaveral
Subject(s): Southwest; Pacific States


NANA & VICTORIO    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: Along this spine of dragoon mountains
Subject(s): Man-woman Relationships; Southwest; Pacific States


NANAY    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: Great hardness in old age
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Southwest; Pacific States


ODE ON THE FACELIFTING OF THE STATUE OF LIBERTY    Poem Text    
First Line: America is inconceivable without drugs
Subject(s): United States; Narcotics; America


OFF THE WALDHEIM       
First Line: The papal audience is about as low as it gets
Subject(s): Middle East - Conflicts; United Nations; Arab-israeli Conflict


OUT OF THE SUNSET MOVEMENT    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
Last Line: Out of the sunrisd invaion
Subject(s): Sun


PERSONA    Poem Text    
First Line: The women circle the men in conference
Last Line: Is the highest mutation of force
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Southwest; Pacific States


RESERVATIONS        Recitation by Author
First Line: This material yields
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Southwest; Pacific States


SO THE INFANT IS BOUND    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
Last Line: Invites them to get ready
Subject(s): Babies


SUNDAY MORNING IN THE MURDERED TERRITORIES        Recitation by Author
First Line: This poor, old shoetrod
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Southwest; Pacific States


THE AIR OF JUNE SINGS    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: Quietly and while at rest on the green grass I have gazed


THE MOVING, INVISIBLE SPECTRE OF PHRATRY ON TRATOR PEACHES        Recitation by Author
First Line: Who can tell what a traitor is
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Southwest; Pacific States


THE PRICE IS RIGHT: A TORTURE WHEEL OF FORTUNE    Poem Text    
First Line: The show did not start off
Subject(s): Television; Tv


THE PROVOKING FIGURE OF THE HORSEWOMAN        Recitation by Author
First Line: Victorio's seester was no pocahontas
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Southwest; Pacific States


THE RICK OF THE GREEN WOOD    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: In the woodyard were green and dry
Subject(s): Wood


THE SIN CASAS       
First Line: Capitalism in action
Subject(s): Capitalism


THE SLIPPING OF THE WHEEL    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: They were sentenced to observe
Last Line: Looks forward from the past
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Apache Indians; Southwest; Pacific States


THE TRIUMPH OF THE HOMINIDS        Recitation by Author
First Line: After a while
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Southwest; Pacific States


THE WHOLE EUROPEAN DISTINCTION    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: The longest continuous run
Last Line: The predictive mind
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Southwest; Pacific States


THIS MARCH AFTERNOON    Poem Text    
First Line: Pride kept me away


VICTORIO    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: There is a season of gold
Subject(s): West (U.s.); Southwest; Pacific States


WHEN THE BOUNDARY COMMISSION    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
Last Line: To correct an error
Subject(s): Native Americans