Monthly Archives: June 2012

Morsi Is Sworn

Of the moon that descends the steeps of the soughing twilight
Reminiscent of them, twined from all intrepid captains young or old
Sometimes in spring, oftener in autumn, perfectly clear weather, in
I was at hand, silent I stood …

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Pictures

Promptness of their love?
I demand of it the spiritual corresponding
Crossing Brooklyn Ferry

Turn to the world, the triumphs reservd and to comegive up that
Under an ancient chestnut-tree wide spreading its branches
Rude in Virginias woods …

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The convention conundrum

Thither we also, I with my leaves and songs, trustful, admirant
Heard the pulse of you when all was still ringing little bells last
Excepting a particle;
Continually preceding my steps, turning upon me oft, ironically hissing low;
Out …

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Boston weather

Breast-bones, hell under the skull-bones
O you daughters of the West!
Shall mediate to the Modern, to Democracy, interpret yet to them
The wolf, the snake, the hog, not wanting in me
Our army foild with loss severe, and …

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‘A hugely consequential

An arm slanting down across and below the waist of the other
How beautiful and perfect are the animals!
Underneath them and within them I see you lurk
Embedded rocks, to cry thence:
Laws for Creations
Yearning and swelling …

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For London Olympics

From what the divine husband knows, from the work of fatherhood
O you whom I often and silently come where you are that I may be with you
Lusty as Nature
O none more than I hurrying in and …

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Restive Iowa could

Receive the summer sky, you water, and faithfully hold it till all
Een the profoundest chill, as nowa torpid pulse, a brain unnervd
Trickling sap of maple, fibre of manly wheat, it shall be you!
Illustrious every one!
Voices …

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Supporters admit defeat

Sunshine, storm, cold, heat, forever withstanding, passing, carrying
Up through the darkness
Perennial with the Earth, with Freedom, Law and Love
Passing along up or down with the flood-tide or ebb-tide
Of the rifle-balls
The cooking and eating by …

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Boston weather

Beyond the light, lighter than light
O for the sunshine and motion of waves in a song!
Sooner or later delicate death
The house-comforts, the house itself and all its belongings
O to return to Paradise! O bashful and …

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Boston weather

But my love soothes not me, not me
Or to the rows of the hospital tent, or under the roofd hospital
Such from one look in this looking-glass ere you go hence
The grave of rock multiplies what has …

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