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Author: WARREN, ROSANNA
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Warren, Rosanna    Poet's Biography
19 poems available by this author


ARRIVAL    Poem Text    
First Line: That's how a god descends from a mountain peak
Last Line: Later, how in such a flash, the dark came there
Subject(s): Goddesses & Gods; Mythology


COUPLE (FOR ISABEL ARCHER)    Poem Text    
First Line: You turn to the window, and whatever it was
Last Line: We are left with mere afternoon, in a daze
Subject(s): Love - Marital; Marriage; Wedded Love; Marriage - Love; Weddings; Husbands; Wives


DAY LILIES    Poem Text    
First Line: For six days, full-throated, they praised
Subject(s): Lilies


E.W.    Poem Text    
First Line: Your purpled, parchment forearm
Subject(s): Mothers; Illness


FOR D.    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: The plane whumps down through rainclouds, streaks
Subject(s): Absence; Air Travel; Separation; Isolation


FROM NEW HAMPSHIRE    Poem Text    
First Line: It's not your mountain
Subject(s): Absence; Bears; Separation; Isolation


FROM THE NOTEBOOKS OF ANNE VERVEINE    Poem Text    
First Line: When his dogs leapt on actaeon, he
Subject(s): Mythology; Love - Erotic; Relationships; Art & Artists


MAN IN STREAM    Poem Text    
First Line: You stand in the brook, mud smearing
Subject(s): Rivers; Beavers; Death; Dead, The


MAN, THAT IS BORN OF WOMAN    Poem Text    
First Line: It is in slow choking
Last Line: Let it go
Subject(s): Nature; Leaves


MATERNAL    Poem Text    
First Line: They keep them in vials at the institute of tears
Last Line: Over broken glass, rocks and soot. I count my bones
Subject(s): Mothers


MAX JACOB AT SAINT BENOIT    Poem Text    
First Line: The noonday square. Plane leaves, dust
Last Line: " at drancy. There, the nazis let him die - a sick old jew? - ""natural death. "" "
Subject(s): Alienation (Social Psychology); Dissenters; Exiles; Marginality, Social; Estrangement; Outcasts


MEDITERRANEAN    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: - when she disappeared on the path ahead of me
Subject(s): Mothers; Death; Dead, The


MISTRAL I    Poem Text    
First Line: Two donkeys graze in a meadow of wild golden buttons
Last Line: And children find some new thing, and shout at the sea
Subject(s): Seashore; Children


RENOIR    Poem Text    
First Line: Under striped flutter of awnings, have come
Last Line: A constellation visible at dusk
Subject(s): Art & Artists; Paintings And Painters; Renoir, Jean (1894-19979)


SIMILE    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: As when her friend, the crack austrian skier, in the story
Subject(s): Skiing; Fear; Mothers; Death; Dead, The


SONG    Poem Text    
First Line: A yellow coverlet / in the greenwood
Last Line: I turn away
Subject(s): Nature


THE CORMORANT    Poem Text    
First Line: Up through the buttercup meadow the children lead
Last Line: And, beyond the cove, the channel bells
Subject(s): Birds; Cormorants


THE TRIUMPH OF DEATH    Poem Text    
First Line: In your lace ruff you resemble a giant
Subject(s): Herbert, Mary Sidney (1561-1621); Pembroke, Countess Of; Sidney, Mary (1561-1621); Dudley, Mary


TIDE PICKERS    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: Question marks at the tide line, dark figures bend
Subject(s): Sea; Ocean