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Author: LOY, MINA
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Loy, Mina    Poet's Biography
Alternate Author Name(s): Cravan, Arthur, Mrs.; Lowy, Mina Gertrude; Haweis, Stephen, Mrs.
23 poems available by this author


APOLOGY OF A GENIUS    Poem Text    
First Line: Ostracized as we are with god -
Last Line: Stands to the censor's scythe.


DER BLINDE JUNGE    Poem Text    
First Line: The dam bellona
Last Line: Upon a mouth-organ.
Subject(s): Blindness; Visually Handicapped


GERTRUDE STEIN    Poem Text    
First Line: Curie
Last Line: A radium of the word.
Subject(s): Curie, Marie (1867-1934); Stein, Gertrude (1874-1946); Women


GIOVANNI FRANCHI    Poem Text    
First Line: The threewomen who all walked
Subject(s): Florence, Italy; Wit & Humor


HUMAN CYLINDERS    Poem Text    
First Line: The human cylinders / revolving in the enervating dusk
Subject(s): Relationships; Disappointment


ITALIAN PICTURES: COSTA MAGIC    Poem Text    
First Line: Her father / indisposed to her marriage
Last Line: Whose hair down covers her thighs
Subject(s): Italy; Italians


ITALIAN PICTURES: JULY IN VALLOMBROSA    Poem Text    
First Line: Old lady sitting still
Last Line: Of head-waiters
Subject(s): Italy; Italians


ITALIAN PICTURES: THE COSTA SAN GIORGIO    Poem Text    
First Line: We english make a tepid blot
Last Line: Onto the middle of the street
Subject(s): Italy; Italians


LOVE SONGS TO JOANNES    Poem Text    
First Line: Spawn of fantasies
Last Line: Love - the preeminent litterateur
Variant Title(s): Songs To Joannes
Subject(s): Dadaism; Love; Papini, Giovanni (1881-1956)


LUNAR BAEDEKER    Poem Text    
First Line: A silver lucifer
Last Line: Waxes and wanes
Subject(s): Dreams; Drugs & Drug Abuse; Nightmares; Narcotics; Opium; Cocaine; Crack; Heroin


MOREOVER THE MOON    Poem Text    
First Line: Face of the skies
Subject(s): Moon


NANCY CUNARD    Poem Text    
First Line: Your eyes diffused with holy lights
Subject(s): Cunard, Nancy (1896-1965)


OMEN OF VICTORY    Poem Text    
First Line: Women in uniform
Subject(s): Women


PHOTO AFTER POGROM    Poem Text    
First Line: Arrangement by rage / of human rubble
Last Line: Corpses are virgins
Subject(s): Pogroms; Corpses


POE    Poem Text    
First Line: A lyric elixir of death / embalms
Subject(s): Poe, Edgar Allan (1809-1849)


RELIGIOUS INSTRUCTION    Poem Text    
First Line: This misalliance / follows the custom
Subject(s): Christianity; Faith; Belief; Creed


THE BLACK VIRGINITY    Poem Text    
First Line: Baby priests/ on green sward
Subject(s): Women; Religion; Theology


THE DEAD    Poem Text    
First Line: We have flowed out of ourselves
Subject(s): Hell


THE SONG OF THE NIGHTINGALE IS LIKE THE SCENT OF SYRINGA    Poem Text    
Subject(s): Nightingales; Singing & Singers; Songs


THE WIDOW'S JAZZ    Poem Text    
First Line: The white flesh quakes to the negro soul
Subject(s): African Americans - Song & Music; Chicago; Jazz; Music & Musicians


THREE MOMENTS IN PARIS: 1. ONE O'CLOCK AT NIGHT    Poem Text    
First Line: Though you have never possessed me
Last Line: Wants to go to bed
Subject(s): Paris, France; Women


THREE MOMENTS IN PARIS: 2. CAFE DU NEANT    Poem Text    
First Line: Little tapers lighted leaning diagonally
Subject(s): Paris, France


THREE MOMENTS IN PARIS: 3. MAGASINS DU LOUVRE    Poem Text    
First Line: All the virgin eyes in the world are made of glass
Subject(s): Paris, France