Henry Kendall

(18 April 1839 – 1 August 1882 / Ulladulla, New South Wales)

Henry Kendall Poems

41. The Fate of the Explorers (A Fragment) 4/7/2010
42. The Far Future 4/7/2010
43. The Earth Laments for Day 4/7/2010
44. The Curse of Mother Flood 4/7/2010
45. The Curlew Song 4/7/2010
46. The Bereaved One 4/7/2010
47. The Barcoo 1/1/2004
48. The Ballad of Tanna 4/7/2010
49. The Australian Emigrant 4/7/2010
50. The Austral Months 4/7/2010
51. Syrinx 4/7/2010
52. Sydney Harbour 4/7/2010
53. Sydney Exhibition Cantata 4/7/2010
54. Sutherland’s Grave 4/7/2010
55. Stanzas 4/7/2010
56. Sonnets on the Discovery of Botany Bay by Captain Cook 4/7/2010
57. Song of the Shingle-Splitters 1/1/2004
58. Song of the Cattle Hunters 1/1/2004
59. Sitting by the Fire 4/7/2010
60. Silent Tears 4/7/2010

Kiama

Towards the hills of Jamberoo
Some few fantastic shadows haste,
Uplit with fires
Like castle spires
Outshining through a mirage waste.
Behold, a mournful glory sits
On feathered ferns and woven brakes,
Where sobbing wild like restless child
The gusty breeze of evening wakes!

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