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Author: RAKOSI, CARL
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Rakosi, Carl    Poet's Biography
Alternate Author Name(s): Rawley, Callmann
35 poems available by this author


A JOURNEY AWAY    Poem Text    
First Line: I dreamed last night
Subject(s): Jews; Judaism


A MOUSTACE DRAWN ON CAPTAIN PATTERSON    Poem Text    
First Line: There ain't nothin special about me.
Subject(s): Antiwar Movement; Vietan; Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975


A POEM TO MY FIRST BORN    Poem Text    
First Line: I felt / the foetus stir
Last Line: Let us get to know / each other
Subject(s): Children


AMULET    Poem Text    
First Line: But you are ideal
Subject(s): Charms (Magic)


ASSOCIATIONS WITH A VIEW FROM THE HOUSE    Poem Text    
First Line: What can be compared to
Subject(s): Eyes; Vision


BEFORE YOU    Poem Text    
First Line: Before is corinth


FLUTEPLAYERS FROM FINMARKEN    Poem Text    
First Line: How keen the nights were
Subject(s): Music & Musicians


GINGER    Poem Text    
First Line: Am I the only one
Subject(s): Goats


HANDEL    Poem Text    
First Line: The piccolo of heaven
Subject(s): Music & Musicians


INCIDENT IN HELL    Poem Text    
First Line: Our ancestors were happy
Subject(s): Hell


INSTRUCTIONS TO THE PLAYER    Poem Text    
First Line: Cellist, / easy on that bow
Subject(s): Music & Musicians


ISRAEL    Poem Text    
First Line: I hear the voice / of david and bathsheba
Subject(s): Bible; Religion; Theology


LYING IN BED ON A SUNDAY MORNING    Poem Text    
First Line: How pleasant are the green and
Subject(s): Contentment; Immortality


NIGHT THOUGHTS    Poem Text    
First Line: After the jostling on canal streets
Subject(s): Thought; Thinking


ORPHEAN LOST    Poem Text    
First Line: The oakboughs of the cottagers


PARAGUAY    Poem Text    
First Line: In the early hours of the lovebirds
Subject(s): Travel; Journeys; Trips


POEM    Poem Text    
First Line: The ants came
Subject(s): Conduct Of Life


SANDALWOOD COMES TO MY MIND    Poem Text    


SERVICES    Poem Text    
First Line: There was a man in the land of ur
Last Line: For those who felt deeply
Subject(s): Bible; Religion; Theology


SHORE LINE    Poem Text    
First Line: We speak of mankind.
Subject(s): Waves; Boats & Boating; Fathers & Sons


SONG    Poem Text    
First Line: Turning as from an instrument


TESTING STEEL AND GLASS    Poem Text    
Subject(s): Science; Scientists


THE BEASTS    Poem Text    
First Line: Fresh mollusk morning puts a foot
Subject(s): City & Town Life; Capitalism; Social Commentaries; Social Classes; Immigrants; Caste; Emigrant; Emigration; Immigration


THE CITY (1925)    Poem Text    
First Line: Under this luxemburg of heaven
Subject(s): New York City; Conduct Of Life; Manhattan; New York, New York; The Big Apple


THE COUNTRY SINGER    Poem Text    
First Line: There ain't nothin special about me.
Subject(s): Singing & Singers; Middle Age; Songs


THE DEAD FATHER    Poem Text    
First Line: Let me be an old dog in a corner
Last Line: And have you care for me forever
Subject(s): Death Fathers


THE EXPERIMENT WITH A RAT    Poem Text    
First Line: Every time I nudge that spring
Last Line: Into my power?
Subject(s): Rats


THE FATHER    Poem Text    
First Line: I find among my notes
Last Line: Where to, mistress quickly?
Subject(s): Fathers & Sons


THE LOBSTER    Poem Text    
First Line: Eastern sea, 100 fathoms,
Subject(s): Fish & Fishing; Lobsters; Anglers


THE MEMOIRS    Poem Text    
First Line: A cutter risen from the mollusks, it is a god
Subject(s): Ships & Shipping


THE MENAGE    Poem Text    
First Line: Up stand / six / yellow / jonquils
Subject(s): Flowers


THE OLD CODGERS' LAMENT    Poem Text    
First Line: Who can say now
Subject(s): Old Age


THE OLD MAN DREW THE LINE    Poem Text    
Subject(s): Old Age; Fathers & Sons


TIME TO KILL    Poem Text    
First Line: A man and his dog
Subject(s): Time; Old Age


TO A COLLIE PUP    Poem Text    
First Line: Nobody had to show you
Subject(s): Animals; Dogs