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Author: RAS, BARBARA
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Ras, Barbara    Poet's Biography
9 poems available by this author


A BOOK SAID DREAM AND I DO    Poem Text    
First Line: There were feathers and the light that passed through feathers
Subject(s): Dreams; Nightmares


A WIFE EXPLAINS WHY SHE LIKES THE COUNTRY    Poem Text    
First Line: Because those cows in the bottomland are black and white, colors
Subject(s): Country Life; Likes & Dislikes


DAMAGE    Poem Text    
First Line: Hard to tell in this abandonment what was what
Subject(s): Teenagers


LETTER TO THE FRONT, 2    Poem Text    
First Line: When it is still, I listen for your voice.
Subject(s): War - Home Front; Absence; Longing; Family Life; Letters; Separation; Isolation; Relatives


MOVING WITH CHILDREN    Poem Text    
First Line: Should you prepare them for homesickness?
Subject(s): Moving & Movers; Children; Homesickness; Childhood


THE SADNESS OF PARENTS    Poem Text    
First Line: The sadness of fruit is like the sadness
Subject(s): Mothers; Family Life; Grief; Relatives; Sorrow; Sadness


THE SADNESS OF PUPPIES    Poem Text    
First Line: Up there, squirrels, teasing and clacking
Subject(s): Grief; Dogs; Sorrow; Sadness


WASHING THE ELEPHANT    Poem Text    
Subject(s): Childhood Memories; Circus; Confession; Religion; Family Life; Elephants; Theology; Relatives


YOU CAN'T HAVE IT ALL    Poem Text    
First Line: But you can have the fig tree and its fat leaves like clown hands
Subject(s): Carpe Diem