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Author: YAU, JOHN
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Yau, John    Poet's Biography
20 poems available by this author


A SHEAF OF PLEASANT VOICES    Poem Text    
First Line: There are rooftops
Subject(s): Conduct Of Life; Mind, The


BORROWED LOVE POEM: 1.    Poem Text    
First Line: What can I do, I have dreamed of you so much
Subject(s): Love


BORROWED LOVE POEM: 10.    Poem Text    
First Line: Now that the seven wonders of the night
Subject(s): Love


BORROWED LOVE POEM: 2    Poem Text    
First Line: What can I do, all the years that we talked
Subject(s): Love - Loss Of


BORROWED LOVE POEM: 3.    Poem Text    
First Line: What can I do, if a red meteor wakes the earth
Subject(s): Love


BORROWED LOVE POEM: 4.    Poem Text    
First Line: What can I do, lost as I am in the wind
Subject(s): Love


BORROWED LOVE POEM: 5.    Poem Text    
First Line: What can I do, now that the sky
Subject(s): Love


BORROWED LOVE POEM: 6.    Poem Text    
First Line: Now that the sky is green
Subject(s): Love


BORROWED LOVE POEM: 7.    Poem Text    
First Line: To some, the winter sky is a blue peach
Subject(s): Love


BORROWED LOVE POEM: 8.    Poem Text    
First Line: What can I do, I never believed happiness
Subject(s): Love


BORROWED LOVE POEM: 9.    Poem Text    
First Line: What can I do, now that I have spent my life
Subject(s): Love


BROKEN SONNET    Poem Text    
First Line: The world weeps. There are no tears
Subject(s): Politics & Government; Social Commentaries


CORPSE AND MIRROR: 3    Poem Text    
First Line: When the movie ends and the lights come on, the audience is puzzled
Subject(s): Popular Culture - United States


INTRODUCTION    Poem Text    
First Line: It had to be from someone whose grandparents were born in shanghai
Subject(s): Ancestors & Ancestry; Asian Americans - Chinese; Self; Heritage; Heredity; Chinese In The United States


MARCO POLO    Poem Text    
First Line: Recently he has turned to us and said: 'it's bizzare to think about'
Subject(s): Polo, Marco (1254-1324)


MEDUSA    Poem Text    
First Line: Finally, the remaining distinctions begin
Subject(s): Medusa; Mythology - Classical


NEW YORK MAP COMPANY (1)    Poem Text    
First Line: Acton town manufacturing
Subject(s): Cities; New York City; Urban Life; Manhattan; New York, New York; The Big Apple


RUSSIAN LETTER    Poem Text    
First Line: It is said, the past
Subject(s): Time


THE DREAM LIFE OF A COFFIN FACTORY IN LYNN, MASSACHUSETTS    Poem Text    
First Line: Earlier in the century it was not unusual to spend an evening
Subject(s): Americans; United States; America


THE SLEEPLESS NIGHT OF EUGENE DELACROIX    Poem Text    
First Line: In north africa, delacroix had seen a jewish wedding which he
Subject(s): Delacroix, Eugene (1798-1863)