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O'hara (1926-1966), Frank    Poet's Biography
16 poems available by this author


A STEP AWAY FROM THEM    Poem Text    
First Line: It's my lunch hour, so I go
Subject(s): Lunch; Reverdy, Pierre (1889-1960); Streets; Avenues


A TRUE ACCOUNT OF TALKING TO THE SUN AT FIRE ISLAND    Poem Text    
First Line: The sun woke me this morning loud
Subject(s): Fire Island; Sun


AUTOBIOGRAPHIA LITERARIA    Poem Text    
First Line: When I was a child
Subject(s): Children; Education; Poetry & Poets; Schools; Childhood; Students


AVE MARIA    Poem Text     Recitation
First Line: Mothers of america
Subject(s): Labor & Laborers; Mothers; Motion Pictures; Work; Workers; Movies; Cinema


CORNKIND    Poem Text    
First Line: So the rain falls / it drops all over the place
Subject(s): Fertility; Gays & Lesbians; Morris, William (1834-1896); Homoeroticism; Lesbians; Gay Women; Gay Men


HAVING A COKE WITH YOU    Poem Text     Recitation by Author


HOMOSEXUALITY    Poem Text    
First Line: So we are taking off our masks, are we, and keeping
Subject(s): Gays & Lesbians; Homoeroticism; Lesbians; Gay Women; Gay Men


MEDITATIONS IN AN EMERGENCY    Poem Text    
First Line: Am I to become profligate as if I were a blonde? Or religious as
Subject(s): Love - Complaints


MUSIC    Poem Text    
First Line: If I rest for a moment near the equestrian
Subject(s): Americans; New York City; United States; Manhattan; New York, New York; The Big Apple; America


ODE TO JOY    Poem Text     Recitation
First Line: We shall have everything we want and there'll be no more dying
Subject(s): Gays & Lesbians; Homoeroticism; Lesbians; Gay Women; Gay Men


ODE: SALUTE TO THE FRENCH NEGRO POETS    Poem Text    
First Line: From near the sea, like whitman my great predecessor, I call
Subject(s): Cesaire, Aime (B. 1913); Gays & Lesbians; Homoeroticism; Lesbians; Gay Women; Gay Men


PERSONAL POEM    Poem Text    
First Line: Now when I walk around at lunchtime
Subject(s): Baraka, Amiri (Leroi Jones); Likes & Dislikes; New York City; Poetry & Poets; Manhattan; New York, New York; The Big Apple


POEM    Poem Text    
First Line: Lana turner has collapsed!


THE DAY LADY DIED    Poem Text    
First Line: It is 12:20 in new york a friday
Last Line: Minneapolis, mn, www.Coffeehousepress.Com
Subject(s): African Americans - Women; Holiday, Billie (1915-1959); Jazz; Men; Music & Musicians; Music, Rock; Singing & Singers; Rock & Roll; Songs


TO THE HARBORMASTER    Poem Text    
First Line: I wanted to be sure to reach you
Subject(s): Religion; Sea; Theology; Ocean


WHY I AM NOT A PAINTER    Poem Text    
First Line: I am not a painter, I am a poet
Subject(s): Paintings & Painters; Poetry & Poets



O'hara (20th Century-), Frank   
1 poems available by this author


VOYAGER    Poem Text    
First Line: He had returned from a far land; once more
Last Line: "of fire and snow"" . . . The uncle told a tale."
Subject(s): Travel; Journeys; Trips