Poems Indexed by Title

  • Title: "A Path in Trees"
    First Line: "What is there you do not doubt, the self, the line"
  • Title: "Adapted from the Gaelic"
    First Line: "You are whiter than the swan is,"
  • Title: "Alphabet"
    First Line: "Flower of the hawthorn."
  • Title: "Alternan"
    First Line: "Little hazel-bush by the deep pool."
  • Title: "Aquarius"
    First Line: "Slowly the sun sinks under the world."
  • Title: "Ardour's Tower"
    First Line: "Beyond desire,"
  • Title: "Based on an Irish Song"
    First Line: "You're the white flower of the rowan"
  • Title: "Be in Me"
    First Line: "In me like the sky, exterior mirror,"
  • Title: "Be"
    First Line: "Be, in the Moment's power."
  • Title: "Bird on Briar"
    First Line: "Bird on briar, Bird, Bird on briar,"
  • Title: "Care"
    First Line: "Heavier than air my care for you"
  • Title: "Cen Áinius"
    First Line: "No joy for us,"
  • Title: "Creatures"
    First Line: "Keepers of fire, in the dark, remembered places"
  • Title: "Dream"
    First Line: "Of what man has the power to know"
  • Title: "Encore un chapelet ai"
    First Line: "Always a garland I keep"
  • Title: "Est-il Paradise, amie ?"
    First Line: "Is there Paradise beloved "
  • Title: "Ex Nihil"
    First Line: "We are Mind and no mind made us"
  • Title: "Fifty Dragons for Shen Lung"
    First Line: "Keeping his counsel in the green jade"
  • Title: "Fire"
    First Line: "Love is the fire that wraps us round."
  • Title: "First Light"
    First Line: "No god, no soul, no spirit, no beyond. "
  • Title: "Gorge"
    First Line: "This silver-grey landscape is where limestone weathers."
  • Title: "He"
    First Line: "Through all these forms, silently he plays,"
  • Title: "Heart Be Still"
    First Line: "Heart be still, heart, heart be still,"
  • Title: "Hedges of May"
    First Line: "Past the abandoned pastures burnt in the sun"
  • Title: "How To"
    First Line: "Time then, and the Earth shifts under our feet."
  • Title: "In You"
    First Line: "In you I drown and all my senses end"
  • Title: "Invocation"
    First Line: "Moon-creature precious of desire"
  • Title: "Irisch Kind"
    First Line: "Mermaid slipped through the dark wave"
  • Title: "La fiance que j'ai en vous"
    First Line: "The faith that I have in you"
  • Title: "Mermaid"
    First Line: "On the rock of silence"
  • Title: "Moon-Song"
    First Line: "Child of the moon"
  • Title: "Ne me mettez en oubli"
    First Line: "Do not put me from your mind"
  • Title: "New Moon"
    First Line: "Tender, so tender, arc of slender light,"
  • Title: "No Mind"
    First Line: "Under the dark tree, no Mind made us."
  • Title: "Nocturne"
    First Line: "The Moth on the leaf of night"
  • Title: "Pissarro"
    First Line: "The world flickering, is still."
  • Title: "Pressure"
    First Line: "Stillness behind the moon lifts up the hills"
  • Title: "Quarries"
    First Line: "These shelves of rock are stands of light-filled leaf,"
  • Title: "Rose"
    First Line: "Hedge-rose,"
  • Title: "Rowan"
    First Line: "You are the shoulder of light above"
  • Title: "Season"
    First Line: "Man is the gardener now, in the garden empty of gods,"
  • Title: "See"
    First Line: "See if the heart can bear"
  • Title: "She"
    First Line: "She exhibits in white flowers and leaf-dark trees"
  • Title: "Six Shunga"
    First Line: "Silence flows sweetly from your closed eyes"
  • Title: "Song"
    First Line: "Love is just a dying"
  • Title: "Starlight"
    First Line: "White star in the grass,"
  • Title: "The Garden"
    First Line: "Respect them,"
  • Title: "The Goddess"
    First Line: "To each giving, generous, lovely, not to one only."
  • Title: "The Green Man"
    First Line: "Behind the leaves, man in nature stands"
  • Title: "Three Pines and a Buddha: Part 1
    First Line: "White lotus -"
  • Title: "Three Pines and a Buddha: Part 2
    First Line: "That noise"
  • Title: "Three Pines and a Buddha: Part 3
    First Line: "Beauty -"
  • Title: "Three Pines and a Buddha: Part 4
    First Line: "The plum-blossom"
  • Title: "Three Pines and a Buddha: Part 5
    First Line: "Something there"
  • Title: "Touch"
    First Line: "Sweet as the touch of light"
  • Title: "Toute seule passerai le vert boscage"
    First Line: "Lonely I'll wander in the green woodland"
  • Title: "Trop me regardez, amie,souvent"
    First Line: "Too much you gaze at me,love often"
  • Title: "Various"
    First Line: "Drowned by love,remember she is moon-led,"
  • Title: "Winter Walk"
    First Line: "The gush of light and air in the dark trees"
  • Title: "Winter, Night, or Both"
    First Line: "Intrudes into the eye a coldness that outlasts"

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