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Author: SANTOS, SHEROD
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Santos, Sherod    Poet's Biography
33 poems available by this author


A FEELING AND, A FEELING OR    Poem Text    
First Line: The window in mid-summer raised, and where


A PLACE IN MAINE    Poem Text    
Subject(s): Mothers & Sons; Disappointment; Time; Family Life; Absence; Relatives; Separation; Isolation


A WOMAN NAMED THUCYDIDES    Poem Text    
First Line: Having slept in a turnout in the backseat


AFTER A LONG ILLNESS    Poem Text    
First Line: Now beneath the aspen trees moonlight blends
Subject(s): Home; Death; Dead, The


ALL SOULS    Poem Text    
First Line: Forgive me, mother, it's october again
Subject(s): Autumn; Time; Fa,ily Life; Life, Modern; Fall


AN UNKNOWN MAN BEGINS WRITING HIS AUTOBIOGRAPHY    Poem Text    
First Line: It occurs to me that I too could possess
Subject(s): Self; Relationships


BEGIN, DISTANCE    Poem Text    
First Line: The morning stars are a torment
Subject(s): Landscape


COUNTRY LANDSCAPE    Poem Text    
First Line: This involves more than just the water standing
Subject(s): Country Life


DAIRY COWS AT CRAWFORD FARM    Poem Text    
First Line: Still road-weary but quite warmly stowed
Subject(s): Cows


DALAI LAMA    Poem Text    
First Line: From between the pages
Subject(s): Survival


ELEGY FOR MY SISTER    Poem Text    
First Line: She was born sarah gossett ballenger
Subject(s): Death; Brothers & Sisters


EURYDICE    Poem Text    
First Line: Waiting beside the window while you were brushing
Subject(s): Eurydice (Nymph)


EVENING REFRAIN    Poem Text    
First Line: Small bundles of rotting vines smoke beside
Subject(s): Evenng


FERMANAGH CAVE    Poem Text    
Subject(s): Legends


INSPIRATION    Poem Text    
First Line: Say what we will, at times it seems the rarest
Subject(s): Napoleon I (1769-1821)


NEAR THE DESERT TEST SITES (PALM DESERT, CALIFORNIA)    Poem Text    
First Line: Unlike almost everything
Subject(s): Atomic Bomb - Testing


OF HALOES & SAINTLY ASPECTS    Poem Text    
First Line: Out of a ripple in the sea grass
Variant Title(s): Of His Cynthia
Subject(s): Nature


ON THE LAST DAY OF THE WORLD    Poem Text    
First Line: As usual, the guard who worked
Subject(s): Seashore; Beach; Coast; Shore


RED ADVANCING    Poem Text    
First Line: Out beyond the last grim hamlet's gaze,
Subject(s): Mondrian, Piet (1872-1944)


STILL LIFE WITH MINNOWS    Poem Text    
First Line: The river, while it
Subject(s): Nature


THE AGE OF REASON    Poem Text    
First Line: Car lights like lanterns in the pre-dawn dark
Subject(s): Reason; Intellect; Rationalism; Brain; Mind; Intellectuals


THE AIR BASE AT CHATEAUROUX    Poem Text    
First Line: In the american schoolyard
Subject(s): Youth


THE BREAKDOWN    Poem Text    
First Line: The sun scanned the river with its lidless
Subject(s): Homecoming


THE COMING OF FALL    Poem Text    
First Line: Like a wedge of cranes
Subject(s): Autumn; Fall


THE DREAM OF NOTHING    Poem Text    
First Line: All morning snow has heaped up
Subject(s): Nothingness; Nihilism; Voids


THE ENORMOUS AQUARIUM    Poem Text    
First Line: All morning long from inside the lobby
Subject(s): Aquariums; Hotels; Inns; Innskeepers; Motels; Boarding Houses


THE EVENING LIGHT ALONG THE SOUND    Poem Text    
First Line: As if the sky could no longer hold its color
Subject(s): Evening; Sunset; Twilight


THE HARVEST SEASON    Poem Text    
First Line: Last night I dreamt us back to our first home
Subject(s): Home; Relationships


THE UNSLEEPNG GENIUS OF MISFORTUNE    Poem Text    
First Line: If ever there was a story
Subject(s): Insomnia; Man-woman Relationships; Sleeplessness; Male-female Relations


THREE FRAGMENTS    Poem Text    
First Line: Orion is rising, and the air
Subject(s): Absence; Separation; Isolation


VIEW FROM THE HOTEL LOBBY    Poem Text    
First Line: Bleary by noon, the whitewashed
Subject(s): City & Town Life; Landscape


WAITING FOR THE STORM    Poem Text    
First Line: The morning sun struck, like flint, the banked
Subject(s): Boats; Storms


WORK    Poem Text    
First Line: Pushing off on her back out
Subject(s): Marriage; Weddings; Husbands; Wives