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Author: STEWART, SUSAN
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Stewart, Susan    Poet's Biography
33 poems available by this author


A LANGUAGE    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: I had heard the story before
Subject(s): Language; Teaching & Teachers; Miscarriage; Words; Vocabulary; Educators; Professors


APPLE    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: If I could come back from the dead, I would come back
Subject(s): Apples


AT SIX    Poem Text    
First Line: Like a distant singing, like a finger sizzling
Subject(s): Night; Bedtime


BEES    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: That the bees were born in the corpse of the injured animal
Subject(s): Bees; Insects; Beekeeping; Bugs


BRAID    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: Shoulders knobbed against
Subject(s): Hair; Women


BUDAPEST, MARCH 1928: THE GENIUS OF FRIENDSHIP    Poem Text    
First Line: There was not so much terror then
Subject(s): Budapest, Hungary; Photography & Photographers; City & Town Life


CONSECRATION    Poem Text    
First Line: The man in the yellow hard hat,
Subject(s): Cranes (Machines); Home; Commuters; Nostalgia


DARK THE STAR'    Poem Text     Recitation by Author


ELLIPSE    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: Night after night the astronomer
Subject(s): Astronomy & Astronomers


FIRE CEREMONY    Poem Text    
First Line: A girl called out to her horse
Subject(s): Fire; Farm Life; Agriculture; Farmers


FOUR LACK SONGS    Poem Text    
First Line: Hammer to a copper bowl,
Subject(s): Loss; Love


FOUR QUESTIONS REGARDING THE DREAMS OF ANIMALS    Poem Text    
First Line: It is true, for the spaces of night surround them with shape and purpose,
Subject(s): Animals; Dreams; Nightmares


IN THE NOVEL    Poem Text    
First Line: He described her mouth as full of ashes.
Subject(s): Kisses


KING OF THE HILL    Poem Text    
First Line: What looked like a statue held a shove


LESSONS FROM TELEVISION (SELECTION)    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: You must laugh at yourself, laugh and laugh.
Subject(s): Television; Social Commentaries; Tv


LET ME TELL YOU ABOUT MY MARVELOUS GOD    Poem Text    
Subject(s): God; Nature


MAN DANCING WITH A BABY    Poem Text    
First Line: Before balance, before counting, before
Subject(s): Babies; Infants


MOON AT MORNING    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: Ghostly chalk rounded low in bluest
Subject(s): Moon; Mornng; Love


PEAR    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: Believing each simple thing passes from a perception that is less clear
Subject(s): Nature; Simplicity


REWIND    Poem Text    
First Line: Strange how he had written, when he was thinking about music
Subject(s): Change


ROADS    Poem Text    
First Line: Roads are the infinity of things cut out of paper
Subject(s): Roads; Paths; Trails


SCARECROW    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: Now, when I picture him, I realize his secret
Subject(s): Scarecrows


SEVEN BRIDGES    Poem Text    
First Line: Sometimes before I wake I see
Subject(s): Bridges


THE DELTA PARADE    Poem Text    
First Line: Everything stops. A fat man on his way to baltimore
Subject(s): Time


THE FOREST    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: You should lie down now and remember the forest,
Subject(s): Forests; Deforestation; Loss; Woods


THE LOST COLONY    Poem Text    
First Line: They never learned to tell
Subject(s): Sects


THE MAP OF THE WORLD CONFUSED WITH ITS TERRITORY    Poem Text    
First Line: In a drawer I found a map of the world
Subject(s): Maps; Earth; World


THE MINERS OF DELTA    Poem Text    
First Line: In the anonymous night I see them
Subject(s): Industry; Labor & Laborers; Work; Workers


THE OAKEN BOAT    Poem Text    
First Line: Wide of the mark, I dreamed again of the oaken boat
Subject(s): Boats


WEATHER    Poem Text    
First Line: Sounds travel far and wide
Subject(s): Weather


WHEN I'M CRYING, I'M NOT SPEAKING    Poem Text    
First Line: Barred back from the glare
Subject(s): Grief; Sorrow; Sadness


WINGS    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: If you could have wings would you want them
Subject(s): Wings


YELLOW STARS AND ICE    Poem Text    
First Line: I am as far as the deepest sky between clouds
Subject(s): Relationships; Space & Space Travel; Outer Space; Fourth Dimension