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Author: MAXWELL, GLYN
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Maxwell, Glyn    Poet's Biography
27 poems available by this author


AND INDIANS    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: They made a word for light when it went out,
Subject(s): Native Americans; Indians Of America; American Indians; Indians Of South America


ANYTHING BUT THE CASE    Poem Text    
First Line: Do me my elegy now, or I'll scrawl the thing
Subject(s): Man-woman Relationships; Male-female Relations


AS YOU WALK OUT ONE MORNING    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: Brrring. It is the day of your proposal
Subject(s): Courtship


CALAIS    Poem Text    
First Line: They tin-opened his head
Subject(s): Calais, France


COTTAGE IN FOREST       
First Line: The captains halt, gasping: they left
Subject(s): Forests; Woods


DEEP SORRINESS ATONEMENT SONG    Poem Text    
First Line: The man who sold manhattan for a halfway decent bangle
Subject(s): Failure; Regret


EITHER    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: A northern hill aghast with weather
Subject(s): Death; Disappointment; Absence; Dead, The; Separation; Isolation


ENGLAND GERMANY    Poem Text    
First Line: The boys were risen right out of their seats
Subject(s): Soccer; Crowds


HIDE AND SEEK    Poem Text    
First Line: Of all the things to win at. There I am,
Subject(s): Coming Of Age


JOEY AWAKE NOW    Poem Text    
First Line: Some poems, / right some poems
Subject(s): Drinks & Drinking; Wine


LA BREA    Poem Text    
First Line: Los angeles. So just / guess what I saw: not the dust
Subject(s): La Brea Tar Pits, Los Angeles


LUST    Poem Text    
First Line: Lust is at home here and I make it welcome.
Subject(s): Lust


MARTAL DIPTYCH    Poem Text    
First Line: By stock-still flags on the hottest day
Subject(s): Presidents, United States; War


MUSEUM    Poem Text    
First Line: Sundays, like a stanza break
Subject(s): Solitude


NATIVITY    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: Town of a hundred thousand hands
Subject(s): Christmas; Nativity, The


OLD SMILE AT THE ROAST    Poem Text    
Subject(s): Relationships


POEM FOR A WEDDING       
First Line: I had a sunlight poem and a cloud poem
Subject(s): Wedding Song; Epithalamium


RUMPELSTILTSKIN    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
Variant Title(s): Rumplestiltskin
Subject(s): Rumpelstiltskin


SPORT STORY OF A WINNER    Poem Text    
First Line: He was a great ambassador for the game
Subject(s): Sports


TALE OF THE MAYOR'S SON    Poem Text    
Subject(s): Love - Unrequited; Courtship; Popular Culture; Relationships; Disappointment; Bullies


THE BOYS AT TWILIGHT    Poem Text    
First Line: Alive to the lilac, dead to the blue
Subject(s): Youth; Coming Of Age


THE ONLY WORK    Poem Text    
First Line: When a poet leaves to see to all that matters
Subject(s): Ali, Agha Shahid; Poetry & Poets


THE ORDEAL    Poem Text    
First Line: Acknowledged on our side town,
Subject(s): Schools; Friendship; Relationships; Coming Of Age; Conduct Of Life; Students


THE SARAJEVO ZOO    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: Men had used up their hands, men had
Subject(s): Balkan Conflicts (Yugoslavia); Sarajevo, Bosnia; Zoos; Death - Animals


THE UNINVITED    Poem Text    
First Line: We did not care muchly who, in the murder
Subject(s): Murder; Social Commentaries


WAR HERO    Poem Text    
First Line: Where recollections end,
Subject(s): Grandparents; Storms; Oak Trees; Children; Grandmothers; Grandfathers; Great Grandfathers; Great Grandmothers; Childhood


WE BILLION CHEERED    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
Subject(s): News; Popular Culture