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Author: YOUNG, DAVID
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Young, David    Poet's Biography
9 poems available by this author


A PROJECT FOR FREIGHT TRAINS    Poem Text    
First Line: Sitting at crossings and waiting for freights to pass, we have all noticed
Subject(s): Language; Poetry & Poets; Railroads; Words; Vocabulary; Railways; Trains


LATE SUMMER: LAKE ERIE    Poem Text    
First Line: Nearly a year since word of death
Last Line: Dreaming of love and survival
Subject(s): Summer; Lake Erie; Death


MOTHER'S DAY    Poem Text    
First Line: I see her doing something simple, paying bills
Subject(s): Mothers


NIGHT THOUGHTS: FOUR A.M.    Poem Text    
First Line: Night sky, spore drift, black sponge
Last Line: In the past and present
Subject(s): Night; Bedtime


POEM ABOUT HOPPING    Poem Text    
First Line: Rabbits in alabama hop
Last Line: But, down sir, down sir, down?
Subject(s): Animals; Movement


POEM FOR ADLAI STEVENSON AND YELLOW JACKETS    Poem Text    
First Line: It's summer, 1956, in maine, a camp resort
Subject(s): Summer; Time; Fish & Fishing; Wasps; Anglers; Yellow Jackets


THE BOXCAR POEM    Poem Text    
First Line: The boxcars drift by
Last Line: On either shoulder
Subject(s): Railroads; Railways; Trains


VILLANELLE: EXCEPTION TO THE RULE - 1    Poem Text    
First Line: Baboons were preening, and the sun was setting.
Subject(s): Poetry & Poets; Time


VILLANELLE: EXCEPTION TO THE RULE - 2    Poem Text    
Subject(s): Absence; Beauty; Separation; Isolation