Clive Staples Lewis

[C.S.] (29 November 1898 – 22 November 1963 / Belfast)

Clive Staples Lewis Poems

1. As the Ruin Falls 1/1/2004
2. Evolutionary Hymn 1/1/2004
3. On Being Human 1/1/2004
4. Science-fiction Cradlesong 1/1/2004
5. After Prayers, Lie Cold 1/1/2004
6. The Meteorite 1/1/2004
7. The Country of the Blind 1/1/2004
8. The Condemned 1/1/2004
9. Re-adjustment 1/1/2004
10. Cliche Came Out of its Cage 1/1/2004
11. Prelude to Space 1/1/2004
12. An Expostulation 1/1/2004
13. On a Vulgar Error 1/1/2004
14. The Future of Forestry 3/21/2012
15. French Nocturne (Monchy-Le-Preux) 3/21/2012
16. De Profundis 3/21/2012
17. Hesperus 3/21/2012
18. Death in Battle 3/21/2012
19. Our Daily Bread 3/21/2012
20. The Ass 3/21/2012

The Meteorite

Among the hills a meteorite
Lies huge; and moss has overgrown,
And wind and rain with touches light
Made soft, the contours of the stone.

Thus easily can Earth digest
A cinder of sidereal fire,
And make her translunary guest
The native of an English shire.

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