Poems

Some articles on poems, poem:

Hartmann Von Aue - Works
... Hartmann produced four narrative poems which are of importance for the evolution of the Middle High German court epic ... His other two narrative poems are Gregorius, also an adaptation of a French epic, and Der arme Heinrich, which tells the story of a leper cured by a young girl who is ... been made into modern German of all Hartmann's poems, while Der arme Heinrich has repeatedly attracted the attention of modern poets, both English (Longfellow, Rossetti) and German (notably ...
Four Quartets - Poems - Little Gidding
... health and his dissatisfaction with early drafts of the poem ... Eliot was unable to finish the poem until September 1942 ... Like the three previous poems of the Four Quartets, the central theme is time and humanity's place within it ...

Famous quotes containing the word poems:

    Suppertime I float toward you
    from the stewpot
    holding poems you shrug off
    and you kiss me like a mosquito.
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)

    Some poems are for holidays only. They are polished and sweet, but it is the sweetness of sugar, and not such as toil gives to sour bread. The breath with which the poet utters his verse must be that by which he lives.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    This is what poems are:
    with mercy
    for the greedy,
    they are the tongue’s wrangle,
    the world’s pottage, the rat’s star.
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)