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Author: SCHWARTZ, DELMORE
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Schwartz, Delmore    Poet's Biography
47 poems available by this author


A DOG NAMED EGO, THE SNOWFLAKES AS KISSES    Poem Text    
Subject(s): Dogs


A LITTLE MORNING MUSIC    Poem Text    
First Line: The birds in the first light twitter and whistle
Subject(s): Birds; Morning


APOLLO MUSAGETE, POETRY, AND THE LEADER OF THE MUSES    Poem Text    
First Line: Nothing is given which is not taken
Subject(s): Poetry & Poets


AT A SOLEMN MUSICK    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: Let the musicians begin,
Subject(s): Mjsic & Musicians


BAUDELAIRE    Poem Text    
First Line: When I fall asleep, and even during sleep,
Subject(s): Baudelaire, Charles (1821-1867)


CALMLY WE WALK THROUGH THIS APRIL'S DAY    Poem Text    
Subject(s): Time; Transience; City & Town Life; Memory; Impermanence


CHAPLIN UPON THE CLIFF, DINING ALONE    Poem Text    
First Line: Again I put away a gold rush hope
Subject(s): Chaplin, Charlie (1889-1977)


DOGS ARE SHAKESPEAREAN, CHILDREN ARE STRANGERS    Poem Text    
Subject(s): Dogs; Children; Freud, Sigmund (1856-1939); Childhood


DURING DECEMBER'S DEATH    Poem Text    
First Line: The afternoon turned dark early
Subject(s): Hope; Optimism


EXERCISE IN PREPARATION FOR A PINDARIC ODE TO CARL HUBBELL       
First Line: Long after, carl
Subject(s): Sports


FATHER AND SON    Poem Text    
First Line: On these occasions, the feelings surprise,
Subject(s): Fathers & Sons; Death; Coming Of Age; Conduct Of Life; Dead, The


FOR ONE WHO WOULD NOT TAKE HIS LIFE IN HIS HANDS    Poem Text    
First Line: Athlete, virtuoso
Subject(s): Love


FOR THE ONE WHO WOULD TAKE MAN'S LIFE IN HIS HANDS    Poem Text    
First Line: Tiger christ unsheathed his sword
Subject(s): Murder; War


HOPE LIKE THE PHOENIX BREAST RISES AGAIN    Poem Text    
First Line: Who sang and sang beyond the war insane
Subject(s): Singing & Singing


IN THE GREEN MORNING, NOW, ONCE MORE    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: In the green morning, before
Subject(s): Time; Renewal


IN THE NAKED BED, IN PLATO'S CAVE    Poem Text    
Subject(s): Renewal


JACOB    Poem Text    
First Line: All was as it is, before the beginning began, before
Subject(s): Bible; Religion; Theology


LINCOLN    Poem Text    
First Line: Manic-depressive lincoln, national hero!
Subject(s): American Civil War; Capitalism; Social Commentaries; Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)


MENTRECHE IL VENTO, COME FA, SI TACE    Poem Text    
First Line: Will you perhaps consent to be
Subject(s): Desire; Love


MY LOVE, MY LOVE, MY LOVE, WHY HAVE YOU LEFT ME ALONE?    Poem Text    
First Line: Midmost my twenty-ninth eternity
Subject(s): Poe, Edgar Allan (1809-1849)


NARCISSUS    Poem Text    
First Line: The mind is a city like london,
Subject(s): Mind, The; Narcissus (Mythology); Nature


SARAH    Poem Text     Recitation
First Line: The angel said to me:'why are you laughing?'
Subject(s): Sarah (Bible)


SEURAT'S SUNDAY AFTERNOON ALONG THE SEINE    Poem Text    
First Line: What are they looking at? Is it the river?
Subject(s): Seine (River), France; Seurat, Georges (1859-1891)


SONNET    Poem Text    
First Line: The beautiful american word, sure


STARLIGHT LIKE INTUITION PIERCED THE TWELVE    Poem Text    
First Line: The starlight's intuitions pierced the twelve
Subject(s): Apostles; Bible; Jesus Christ; Religion; Disciples, Twelve; Theology


SUMMER KNOWLEDGE    Poem Text    
First Line: Summer knowledge is not the winter's truth, the truth of fall
Subject(s): Knowledge; Summer


SWIFT    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: What shall presto do for pretty prattle
Subject(s): Swift, Jonathan (1667-1745)


THE BALLAD OF THE CHILDREN OF THE CZAR    Poem Text    
First Line: The children of the czar
Subject(s): Nicholas Ii, Czar Of Russia (1868-1918); Children; Ancestors & Ancestry; Immigrants; Childhood; Heritage; Heredity; Emigrant; Emigration; Immigration


THE DARK AND FALLING SUMMER    Poem Text    
First Line: The rain was full of the freshness
Subject(s): Rain; Summer


THE DESPERANTO OF WILLYNULLY    Poem Text    
First Line: Her father's early portrait shows
Subject(s): Time; Portraits; Fathers & Daughters


THE FIRST NIGHT OF FALL AND FALLING RAIN    Poem Text    
First Line: The common rain had come again
Subject(s): Rain


THE FOGGY, FOGGY BLUE    Poem Text    
First Line: When I was a young man, I loved to write poems
Subject(s): Poetry & Poets; Aging; Truth; Masks


THE HEART FLIES UP, ERRATIC AS A KITE    Poem Text    
First Line: Whistles like light in leaves, o light
Subject(s): Love


THE HEAVY BEAR WHO GOES WITH ME    Poem Text     Recitation
Subject(s): Bears; Mortality


THE HEAVY BEAR WHO GOIES WITH ME    Poem Text     Recitation
Subject(s): Bears; Mortality


THE KINGDOM OF POETRY    Poem Text    
First Line: Poetry is certainly
Subject(s): Poetry & Poets


THE MOUNTING SUMMER, BRILLIANT AND OMINOUS    Poem Text    
First Line: A yellow-headed, golden-hammered; sunflower-lanterned
Subject(s): Summer


THE RIVER WAS THE EMBLEM OF ALL BEAUTY; ALL    Poem Text    
First Line: The river swanly in its swanhood flowed
Subject(s): Rivers; Nature; Beauty


THE RUMON AND THE WHIR OF UNBORN WINGS    Poem Text    
First Line: Some girl serene, some girl whose being is
Subject(s): Life


THE SELF UNSATISFIED RUNS EVERYWHERE    Poem Text    
First Line: Sunday and sunlight ashen on the square
Subject(s): Self


THE SELF-BETRAYAL WHICH IS NOTHING NEW    Poem Text    
First Line: Look now, miraculous, mirabillis, and true!
Subject(s): Fame; United States; Reputation; America


THE TRUE-BLUE AMERICAN    Poem Text    
First Line: Jeremiah dickson was a true-blue american,
Subject(s): Americans; Materialism


TRUE RECOGNITION IS OFTEN REFUSED    Poem Text    
First Line: We poets by the past and future used
Subject(s): Poetry & Poets


TWELFTH NIGHT, NEXT YEAR, A WEDEK-END IN ETERNITY    Poem Text    
First Line: Ww who hang our hearts up, like christmas stockings
Subject(s): Santa Claus; Nicholas, Saint


VIVALDI    Poem Text    
First Line: In the dark church of music
Subject(s): Vivaldi, Antonio (1678-1741)


WHAT IS TO BE GIVEN    Poem Text    
Last Line: For like a gun is touch


WHO DO YOU WRITE AN ENDLESS HISTORY?    Poem Text    
First Line: Why when you write do you most frequently
Subject(s): Poetry & Poets