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A BALLAD OF DEATH, by ALGERNON CHARLES SWINBURNE    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Kneel down, fair love, and fill thyself with tears
Last Line: Death shall come in with thee.
Subject(s): Death; Fantasy; Love; Dead, The


A BALLAD OF LIFE, by ALGERNON CHARLES SWINBURNE    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: I found in dreams a place of wind and flowers
Last Line: Ballad, and on thy mouth.
Subject(s): Dreams; Fantasy; Life; Nightmares


A CHILD-WORLD, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: The child world - long and long since lost to view
Last Line: I should not be surprised.
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Fantasy; Soul


A FANTASY, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: A fantasy that came to me
Last Line: Her mystic fingers knew so well.
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Dreams; Fantasy; Flowers; Trees; Vision; Nightmares


A FANTASY, by MARGARET SACKVILLE    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: A little house beside the sea
Last Line: And nothing else is worth a pin!
Subject(s): Fantasy


A HOME-MADE FAIRY TALE, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Bud, come here to your uncle a spell
Last Line: A kiss like the drip of a drop of dew!
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Fairy Tales; Fantasy; Gardens & Gardening; Guitars


A HOUSEKEEPING, by ARTHUR THOMAS QUILLER-COUCH    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Surprised by young desire, as by the dawn
Last Line: How had he waked, and stretched his arms, and smiled!
Alternate Author Name(s): Q; Quiller-couch, A. T.
Subject(s): Fantasy; Forests; Goddesses & Gods; Mythology; Woods


A NEW WORLD, by GEORGE WILLIAM RUSSELL    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: I who had sought afar from earth
Last Line: And bright with burning gold.
Alternate Author Name(s): A. E.
Subject(s): Earth; Fantasy; World


A SONG FOR ANNE, by JOAN CAMPBELL    Poem Text            
First Line: I will dance with the folks of the sidhe tonight
Last Line: Brownie and leprechaun.
Subject(s): Fantasy; Singing & Singers; Songs


ALTER EGO, by GEORGE WILLIAM RUSSELL    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: All the morn a spirit gay
Last Line: I to lose myself in thee.
Alternate Author Name(s): A. E.
Subject(s): Fairies; Fantasy; Love; Relationships; Self; Elves


AN OPIUM FANTASY, by MARIA WHITE LOWELL    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Soft hangs the opiate in the brain
Last Line: "ring into golden bowls."
Subject(s): Drugs & Drug Abuse; Fantasy; Narcotics; Opium; Cocaine; Crack; Heroin


ART INSTITUTE MEMORIES, by RAY CLARKE ROSE    Poem Text            
First Line: It seems so long since she and I
Last Line: Was but a picture in a frame.
Subject(s): Art & Artists; Fantasy; Imagination; Love; Memory; Paintings And Painters; Portraits; Fancy


ATAVISM, by ELINOR WYLIE    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: I always was afraid of somes's pond
Alternate Author Name(s): Benet, William Rose, Mrs.
Subject(s): Fantasy


AUTUMN FANTASY, by JEAN PRITCHARD    Poem Text            
First Line: Autumn has bestowed her accolade
Last Line: Your whispered summons come.
Subject(s): Autumn; Blue Ridge Mountains; Fantasy; Nature; Seasons; Fall


BALLADE, by OSCAR VLADISLAS DE LUBICZ- MILOSZ    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: The foolish fowls of the toad and the witch
Last Line: My sister, does the horn not sound for you?
Subject(s): Fantasy; Fear; Love


BELLEVUE EXCHANGE, by NORMAN DUBIE    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: A large man rowing in a white tub
Last Line: To the floor. The water climbing for him.
Subject(s): Alcoholism & Alcoholics; Fantasy; Fog; Imagination; Water; Drunkards; Alcohol Abuse; Haze; Fancy


BERMUDAS, by ANDREW MARVELL    Poem Text         Recitation     Poet's Biography
First Line: Where the remote bermudas ride
Last Line: With falling oars they kept the time.
Variant Title(s): The Emigrants In Bermudas;in Exile;song Of The Emigrants In Bermudas
Subject(s): Bermuda; Exiles; Explorers; Fantasy; God; Religion; Sailing & Sailors; Sea; Exploring; Discovery; Discoverers; Theology; Seamen; Sails; Ocean


CHRISTINE'S SONG, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Up in tentoleena land
Last Line: Out of tentoleena land!
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Fairies; Fantasy; Flowers; Kisses; Elves


DANIEL WEBSTER'S HORSES, by ELIZABETH JANE COATSWORTH    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: If when the wind blows
Last Line: "see their shoes fit."
Alternate Author Name(s): Beston, Henry, Mrs.
Subject(s): Animals; Fantasy; Horses; Webster, Daniel (1782-1852)


DAPHNE, by THOMAS SAMUEL JONES JR.    Poem Text            
First Line: Do you not hear her song
Last Line: Half tree?
Subject(s): Fantasy; Trees; Women


DEATH IS DEAD, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: And did you know our old friend
Last Line: The kind old sockets grew forever dim.
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Death; Fantasy; Ghosts; Supernatural; Dead, The


EMBROIDERY, by DARTHEA ENO YUILLE    Poem Text            
First Line: The warp and woof of life
Last Line: Into the mandarin.
Subject(s): Fantasy


FAIRY CASTLES, by RAY CLARKE ROSE    Poem Text            
First Line: Upon my window-pane at night
Last Line: Somebody beckoning to me.
Subject(s): Castles; Children; Fairies; Fantasy; Childhood; Elves


FANTASY, by LE BARON COOKE    Poem Text            
First Line: Beauty in flight
Last Line: Springs from a clod. . . .
Subject(s): Fairies; Fantasy; Elves


FANTASY, by GEORGES DRUILHET    Poem Text            
First Line: On the fairy boat aglow
Last Line: Gliding swiftly, wound the water.
Subject(s): Fantasy


FANTASY, by GERARD LABRUNIE    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: There is an air for which I'd give all else
Last Line: In that remembered other life I had.
Alternate Author Name(s): Nerval, Gerard De
Subject(s): Fantasy; Music & Musicians; Reincarnation; Transmigration; Pretas


FANTASY, by GERARD LABRUNIE    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: There is an air for which I'd gladly give
Last Line: And whom I now remember with a sigh.
Alternate Author Name(s): Nerval, Gerard De
Subject(s): Fantasy; Music & Musicians; Reincarnation; Transmigration; Pretas


FANTASY, by GEORGE WILLIAM RUSSELL    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Over all the dream-built margin, flushed with
Last Line: With the seraph of the darkness martyred in the fires of day.
Alternate Author Name(s): A. E.
Subject(s): Dreams; Fantasy; Nightmares


FANTASY, by LOUIS UNTERMEYER    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: A bird ran up the onyx steps of night
Last Line: The moon, her white laugh rippling from the stream.
Alternate Author Name(s): Lewis, Michael
Subject(s): Fantasy; Moon


FANTASY BLOCK, by RON PADGETT    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: I would like to have a sexual fantasy
Subject(s): Fantasy; Sex


FANTASY, FROM 'AN ADJUSTABLE LUNATIC', by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: I stood beneath a summer moon
Last Line: Through life and all eternity!
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Fantasy; Life; Moon; Soul; Summer


FAREWELL, by JOSEPH KLING    Poem Text            
First Line: I have placed you
Last Line: Insanity of man's flesh!
Subject(s): Desire; Fantasy; Love; Man-woman Relationships; Memory; Passion; Male-female Relations


FROST AT MIDNIGHT, by SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: The frost performs its secret ministry
Last Line: Quietly shining to the quiet moon.
Subject(s): Babies; Fantasy; Parents; Infants; Parenthood


GHAZALS: 10, by JAMES HARRISON    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Praise me at durkheim fair where I've never been, hurling
Last Line: And vanessa redgrave in my calvinist fantasies. Don't go away.
Alternate Author Name(s): Harrison, Jim
Subject(s): Death; Desire; Fantasy; Memory; Rape; Dead, The


GHAZALS: 36, by JAMES HARRISON    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: A scenario: I'm the star, lauren, faye, ali, little stars
Last Line: And he rolled over in the grass soaked with dew and said no.
Alternate Author Name(s): Harrison, Jim
Subject(s): Bulls; Fantasy


GOOD NIGHT, by WILLIAM CARLOS WILLIAMS    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: In brilliant gas light
Last Line: I am ready for bed.
Subject(s): Fantasy; Night


HE ATE THE LAUREL AND IS MAD, by GEORGE EDWARD WOODBERRY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Is it a dream that the world is fair?
Last Line: Found fair — found fair — found fair!'
Subject(s): Fantasy; God; Laurels


HUMORESQUE, by EDEN PHILLPOTTS    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: I hear the grey geese winging
Last Line: Before he hopped away.
Subject(s): Fairies; Fantasy; Elves


IN MY DREAMS, by ANNIE ELIZABETH LOOMIS    Poem Text            
First Line: In that far off, mysterious realm which we call dreamland
Last Line: Oh, blessed night, when I can sleep -- and dream -- and see!
Subject(s): Dreams; Fantasy; Life; Sleep; Nightmares


ISLANDER, by ALICE LAWRY GOULD    Poem Text            
First Line: Many have felt the lure and fantasy
Last Line: Who can know islands like the island-born?
Subject(s): Fantasy; Islands; Secrets


JACK THE GIANT-KILLER, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Tell you a story - an' it's a fac'
Last Line: Wisht 'at I'd been jack! -- don't you?
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Fantasy; Giants


LELLOINE, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Tiny queen / lelloine!
Last Line: All your meaning, lelloine.
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Courts & Courtiers; Fantasy; Laughter; Smiles


LITTLE FAIRY CHILD!, by HELEN C. WILLIS    Poem Text            
First Line: She is sweet and very pensive, so
Last Line: Land of fairy-lore!
Subject(s): Children; Fantasy; Happiness; Childhood; Joy; Delight


LYRICAL INTERLUDE: 65, by HEINRICH HEINE    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: The dream-god brought me to a castle vast
Last Line: Blended with sternness, I awoke from sleep.
Subject(s): Castles; Dreams; Fantasy; Grief; Love; Nightmares; Sorrow; Sadness


MAGIC, by ROBERT NORWOOD    Poem Text            
First Line: There is magic on the meadow
Last Line: Glad with many blossomings!
Subject(s): Fairies; Fantasy; Magic; Supernatural; Witchcraft & Witches; Elves


MEDITATIONS ON THE SOUTH VALLEY, PART XXIII, by JIMMY SANTIAGO BACA    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Pancho, the barrio idiot
Subject(s): Fantasy; Mental Retardation; Barrios


MOON-FLOWERS, by PATRICK REGINALD CHALMERS    Poem Text            
First Line: The moon-flowers, the moon-flowers, to sleepy splash of fountains
Last Line: You've first to face the twilight and watch the moon-flowers blow!
Subject(s): Fairies; Fantasy; Elves


MOONLIGHT FANTASY, by FLORA MARION LOUGEE    Poem Text            
First Line: Riding swiftly along in the moonlight
Last Line: For a little flock of stars.
Alternate Author Name(s): Lougee, F. Marion
Subject(s): Fantasy


MY LADY IS MY DREAM GIRL, by CHARLES LOUIS HENRY WAGNER    Poem Text            
First Line: My lady is my dream-girl
Last Line: My lady's but a dream.
Subject(s): Dreams; Fantasy; Girls; Nightmares


NATURAL MAGIC (2), by GEORGE WILLIAM RUSSELL    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: We are tired who follow after
Last Line: Join with you the dance of day.
Alternate Author Name(s): A. E.
Subject(s): Fantasy; Happiness; Magic; Joy; Delight


OLD HEC'S IDOLATRY, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Heigh-o! Our jolly tilts at new
Last Line: Nor heard of him again, nor cared to hear.
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Courts & Courtiers; Fantasy; Knights & Knighthood; Singing & Singers


ON A FLY-LEAF, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Singers there are of courtly
Last Line: With the rights and the wrongs of all mankind.
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Dreams; Fantasy; Mankind; Singing & Singers; Nightmares; Human Race


ON SOME GHOSTLY COMPANIONS AT A SPA, by ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: I had an evil day when I
Last Line: Find it, ye ogres, and be off!
Alternate Author Name(s): Stevenson, Robert Lewis Balfour
Subject(s): Fantasy; Giants


OVER THE WAY, by RAY CLARKE ROSE    Poem Text            
First Line: Over the way of your dreams, my boy
Last Line: And the marvelous land of the ought-to-be.
Subject(s): Dreams; Fantasy; Heaven; Nightmares; Paradise


PAN, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: This pan is but an idle god, I guess
Last Line: Whether to fan his wings or fly without.
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Brooks; Fantasy; Forests; Mythology - Classical; Pan (Mythology); Streams; Creeks; Woods


PAN AND THALASSIUS: A LYRICAL IDYL, by ALGERNON CHARLES SWINBURNE    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Pan!
Last Line: Mine.
Subject(s): Fantasy; Forests; Music & Musicians; Mythology - Classical; Pan (Mythology); Woods


PUCK, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: O it was puck! I saw him yesternight
Last Line: Of starshine sharpened on his batwing shoe.
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Fairies; Fantasy; Night; Elves; Bedtime


QUEEN OF NIGHT, by ARTHUR E. JENNER    Poem Text            
First Line: Full often have I stood at close of day
Last Line: And she had gone.
Subject(s): Fantasy; Night; Bedtime


RATCLIFF, by HEINRICH HEINE    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: The dream-god brought me to a landscape fair
Last Line: And through sheer terror I awoke from sleep.
Subject(s): Dreams; Fantasy; Flowers; Love; Tears; Nightmares


REALITY, by JOHN DRINKWATER    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: It is strange how we travel the wide world over
Last Line: While the thronging world a phantom is.
Subject(s): Fantasy


REFLETS, by BENET ROSNY    Poem Text            
First Line: Young green planets of jade
Last Line: Teeth meet within it.
Subject(s): Fantasy; Memory; Shadows


SONG: 100, by THOMAS WYATT    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: I might by no means surmise
Last Line: Or else I am but slain.
Alternate Author Name(s): Wyat, Thomas
Subject(s): Desire; Fantasy; God; Hearts; Love


SONG: 77. THE ANSWER, by THOMAS WYATT    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Even when you lust, ye may refrain
Last Line: I am not ruled by fantasy.
Alternate Author Name(s): Wyat, Thomas
Subject(s): Fantasy; Grief; Love; Lust; Sorrow; Sadness


SONG: 85, by THOMAS WYATT    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Spite of their spite which they in vain
Last Line: My fancy is too hard to turn.
Alternate Author Name(s): Wyat, Thomas
Subject(s): Fantasy; Fear; Pain; Suffering; Misery


SONG: 86, by THOMAS WYATT    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Driven by desire to set affection
Last Line: And not covet that thing that will not be?
Alternate Author Name(s): Wyat, Thomas
Subject(s): Desire; Fantasy; Love; Pain; Suffering; Misery


SPRING FANTASIES: 1. MAY DAY IN MARCH, by RICHARD EUGENE BURTON    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: March with her madcap winds, march with her weather
Last Line: Twas ever anything on earth but may!
Subject(s): Faith; Fantasy; March (Month); May (Month); Seasons; Soul; Spring; Belief; Creed


THE ARTISTS, by PATRICK REGINALD CHALMERS    Poem Text            
First Line: Blue as a mile of pansies are the seas that circle the shores
Last Line: And peacock's neck!
Subject(s): Art & Artists; Fantasy


THE BEAUTIFUL CITY, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: The beautiful city! Forever
Last Line: And loosen the trump at the gates.
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Beauty; Cities; Fantasy; Sea; Urban Life; Ocean


THE CHILD-WORLD, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: A child-world, yet a wondrous world no less
Last Line: Of any tool he might not chance to own.
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Earth; Fantasy; World


THE DREAMS WE WAKE FROM, by PATRICIA GOEDICKE                Poet's Biography
First Line: Are dams bursting oceans suddenly swallowed
Subject(s): Dreams; Fantasy; Reality; Nightmares


THE FAIRY IN THE MEADOW, by ROSE FYLEMAN    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: He came, stepping over the tall grasses
Last Line: Why was he afraid of me?
Subject(s): Fairies; Fantasy; Fields; Humanity; Supernatural; Elves; Pastures; Meadows; Leas


THE FLYING ISLANDS OF THE NIGHT, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: And who hath known her - like as I
Last Line: Curtain
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Courts & Courtiers; Fantasy; Night; Plays & Playwrights; Bedtime


THE GHOST, by JAMES WRIGHT    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: I cannot live nor die
Last Line: I fade to a broken hope
Alternate Author Name(s): Wright, James A.
Subject(s): Fantasy


THE GREAT GOD PAN, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: O pan is the goodliest god, I wist,
Last Line: To his rollicking wraith below.
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Fantasy; Love; Mythology - Classical; Pan (Mythology); Wind


THE HIRED MAN'S DOG-STORY, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Dogs, I contend; its jes' about
Last Line: "how the other gits its livin'!"
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Animals; Dogs; Fantasy


THE LAND OF THUS-AND-SO, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: How would willie like to go
Last Line: "to the land of thus-and-so!"
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Fantasy; Magic


THE LAND OF USED-TO-BE, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: And where's the land of used-to-be, does the little baby wonder?
Last Line: Comes dancing down the dewy walks to welcome me and you!
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Fairies; Fantasy; Elves


THE LITTLE DOG-WOGGY, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: A little dog-woggy
Last Line: The world.
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Animals; Dogs; Fantasy; Travel; Journeys; Trips


THE LORD OF THE DUNDERBERG, by ARTHUR GUITERMAN    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Goblin and kobold and elf and gnome
Last Line: Strike flag to the lord of the dunderberg!
Subject(s): Fantasy; Gnomes; New York City - Dutch Period; Ships & Shipping


THE LOVER'S GHOST, by LOUIS SIMPSON    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: I fear the headless man
Subject(s): Fantasy


THE MAD, MAD MUSE, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: The rhyme o' the raggedy man's 'at's best
Last Line: Tickle me, love, in me lonesome ribs!
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Variant Title(s): The Lugubrious Whing-whang
Subject(s): Fantasy; Swinburne, Algernon Charles (1837-1909)


THE MAN WHO FELL NAKED FROM PARADISE, by PAUL FORT    Poem Text            
First Line: Silence, the hay is sweet, and 'tis the hour of grain
Last Line: Breathed by the deity.
Subject(s): Dreams; Fantasy; Happiness; Heaven; Life; Nightmares; Joy; Delight; Paradise


THE NINE LITTLE GOBLINS, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: They all climbed up on a high board-fence
Last Line: "and you shan't wake up till you're clean plum dead!"
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Fantasy; Halloween


THE PALACE OF PAN, by ALGERNON CHARLES SWINBURNE    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: September, all glorious with gold, as a king
Last Line: Pine ridge: september, 1893.
Subject(s): Fantasy; Mythology - Classical; Pan (Mythology); September; Temples; Mosques


THE PARLIAMENT OF BEES, by JOHN DAY    Poem Text            
First Line: Abroad, my pretty bees: I hope you'll find
Last Line: From forth our wingèd commonwealth.
Subject(s): Bees; Fantasy; Insects; Beekeeping; Bugs


THE PIPES OF PAN, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: The pipes of pan! Not idler now
Last Line: Whetting his hunger on an empty shell.
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Fantasy; Music & Musicians; Mythology - Classical; Pan (Mythology)


THE ROMAUNT OF KING MORDAMEER, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Ho! Did ye hear of mordameer
Last Line: And met him face to face.
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Courts & Courtiers; Dreams; Fantasy; Sleep; Nightmares


THE SHOEMAKER'S HOLIDAY, by THOMAS DEKKER    Poem Text            
First Line: As wretches in a storm (expecting day)
Last Line: [exeunt.
Subject(s): Business; Fantasy; Shoes; Success; Businessmen; Businesswomen; Boots; Sneakers; Shoemakers


THE SOUTH WIND AND THE SUN, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: O the south wind and the sun!
Last Line: They laugh and sail away.
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Fantasy; Love; Nature; Sun; Wind


THE SPEEDING OF THE KING'S SPITE, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: A king - estranged from his loving queen
Last Line: "could have ended so happily!"
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Absence; Courts & Courtiers; Fantasy; Love; Separation; Isolation


THE SUNKEN BELL, by GERHART HAUPTMANN    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Thou buzzing, golden wight -- whence com'st thou here?
Last Line: [dawn breaks. He dies.]
Subject(s): Fairies; Fantasy; Elves


THE TREMOLO, by RAY CLARKE ROSE    Poem Text            
First Line: I have seen her to-night in a vision
Last Line: I doubt, in distress.
Subject(s): Dreams; Fantasy; Love - Unrequited; Man-woman Relationships; Nightmares; Male-female Relations


THE USED-TO-BE, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Beyond the purple, hazy trees
Last Line: The lips of used-to-be.
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Dreams; Fantasy; Loss; Summer; Trees; Nightmares


THE VIGIL OF VENUS, by ANONYMOUS    Poem Text            
First Line: To-morrow - what news of to-morrow?
Last Line: "loved, love anew, / to-morrow! - to-morrow!"
Subject(s): Fantasy;love;spring


THROUGH SLEEPY-LAND, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Where do you go when you go
Last Line: Through the blind-world 'way in there!
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Children; Fairy Tales; Fantasy; Sleep; Childhood


TURVEY TOP, by WILLIAM SAWYER    Poem Text            
First Line: Twas after a supper of norfolk brawn
Last Line: And would flourish in turvey top.
Subject(s): Dreams; Fantasy; Life; Nonsense; Nightmares


VILLANELLE, by RAY CLARKE ROSE    Poem Text            
First Line: She stood pale and correct
Last Line: As I well recollect.
Subject(s): Fantasy; Love - Unrequited; Statues


WHERE-AWAY, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: O the lands of where-away!
Last Line: Find in lands of where-away!
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Children; Fantasy; Flowers; Kisses; Childhood


WOOD FLOWER, by RICHARD THOMAS LE GALLIENNE    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: I found a flower in the wood
Last Line: And now, alas, what voice shall wake her!
Subject(s): Fantasy; Flowers; Forests; Woods


YOU QUITE MISTAKE, by JOSEPH SKIPSEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: You quite mistake the sprite you chase
Last Line: To my dear kitchen cats and wenches.
Subject(s): Fairies; Fantasy; Elves