Say this of horses : a selection of poems / edited by C.E. Greer and Jenny Kander

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Subjects: Horses--Poetry
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, c2007
LC Classification: P, PN
Table of Contents: The first horse prayer / Theodore Enslin 3
from "Burial of the Minnisink," / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 4
With the flesh remaining / Jean Monahan 5
Two horses / W. S. Merwin 6
from "Cuchullin in his chariot"; ancient Erse legend 8
The myth : Raison d'Etre / Pattiann Rogers 10
From dread in the eyes of horses / Tess Gallagher 12
Horses and men in rain / Carl Sandburg 13
Hard foaling / Michael List 17
Young horses! : young horses! / Paul Boldt 18
All through the rains / Gary Snyder 19
The grace of geldings in ripe pastures / Maxine Kumin 20
After rain / David Baker 21
Equus / C. E. Greer 22
Bareback / William Hathaway 24
After the x-ray / Alison Brackenbury 25
[Terrible] / Lawrence Ferlinghetti 26
Dawn feeding / Leslie Ullman 27
from "Horse sense" / William Hathaway 29
Amanda dreams she has died and gone to the Elysian fields / Maxine Kumin 30
Healing the mare / Linda McCarriston 31
Old lilacs / Ted Kooser 32
At grass / Philip Larkin 33
Thinking of death and dogfood / Maxine Kumin 34
Yellowjackets / Yusef Komunyakaa 36
Names of horses / Donald Hall 37
An elegy on the death of Dobbin, the butterwoman's horse / Francis Fawkes 38
Elegy with a bridle in its hand / Larry Levis 40
Horses graze / Gwendolyn Brooks 47
A blessing / James Wright 48
The sorrel / Roger Pfingston 49
Horses / Vizma Belsevica 50
You can lead a horse to water / Jean Monahan 51
Two horses playing in the orchard / James Wright 53
The horsemen / David Wagoner 54
The judas-horse / David Baker 55
The bronco that would not be broken / Vachel Lindsay 57
The appaloosa / Michael S. Weaver 59
Sending the mare to auction / Jana Harris 60
Horse / Jason S. Greer 61
Horses / Pablo Neruda 62
Horses in the lake / Pablo Antonio Cuadra 63
from "The golden ode," / Imru' al-Qays 65
Piano / Stanley Plumly 67
Feeding horses / C. E. Greer 68
from "If poetry were not a morality" / Tess Gallagher 69
Sonnet to Orpheus, 1:20 / Rainer Maria Rilke 70
Horse / Anne Sexton 71
White horses / Claude Wilkinson 72
The white stallion / Umayyah Ibn Abi Salt 77
Say this of horses / Minnie Hite Moody 78
Horse description / Labid ibn Rabi'ah 79
The battle of Lake Regillus / Thomas Babington Macaulay 80
from "Horses and prisoners" / James Dickey 82
Battle / Aleksandr Tkachenko 83
The ballad of a blind pit horse / Paul Zech 84
The Klipsan stallions / Linda Bierds 85
The trail horse / David Wagoner 87
The horse / William Carlos Williams 89
The morning track / Edward Parone 90
Morning workout / Babette Deutsch 91
Polo ponies practicing / Wallace Stevens 93
The horse-pulling / May Sarton 94
Bronco busting, event #1 / May Swenson 96
Stewball / Irish Folk Song 97
Phaeton / Robin Becker 98
Two horses / Roger Pfingston 99
Morning once more / Joy Harjo 103
There are two worlds / Larry Levis 104
Horses / Murilo Mendes 106
She had some horses / Joy Harjo 107
I once knew a man / Lucille Clifton 109
The summer of the Watergate hearings / Maxine Kumin 110
Blue cloud rides horses / Edgar Silex 111
In the nursing home / Jane Kenyon 112
Grazing horses / Kay Ryan 113
Ice horses / Joy Harjo 114
from "The horse fair," / Robin Becker 115
On looking at Stubbs's "anatomy of the horse" / Edward Lucie-Smith 117
Neon horses / Dorianne Laux 118
Horse in Amsterdam, after Rembrandt / Lawrence Ferlinghetti 120
Horse collage / Jenny Kander 121
Caballos / Lola Haskins 122
The horse in the drugstore / Tess Gallagher 123
[Don't let that horse] / Lawrence 124
Dream horses / Nancy Willard 127
Southern horses / Xi Chuan 128
We are riding / Rajzel Zychlinsky 129
Horse in the cage / Stanley Plumly 130
White horse of the father, white horse of the son / William Pitt Root 131
Naked boys on naked ponies / Pattiann Rogers 133
The triangular field / Stephen Dobyns 135
The dusk of horses / James Dickey 136
Horsehair insulation / Jean Monahan 138
from "Sitting in a small screenhouse on a summer morning / James Wright 140
Ponies / Lauris Edmond 141
The horse / W. S. Merwin 142
Pegasus / Varlam Shalamov 143
Horses / W. S. Merwin 144
The thunder of silence / Mihai Ursachi 145
Additional Authors: Greer, C. E. (Charles E.)
Kander, Jenny, 1933-
Notes: LCCN: 2006932731
ISBN: 1587295261
ISBN: 9781587295263
Includes index
Physical Description: xviii, 167 p. ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 85824041
ISBN/ISSN: 1587295261
9781587295263

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