Henry Lawson

(17 June 1867 – 2 September 1922 / Grenfell, New South Wales)

Henry Lawson Poems

361. Kangaroo Power 3/26/2010
362. Joseph’s Dreams And Reuben's Brethren [a Recital In Six Chapters] 3/26/2010
363. Johnson, Alias Crow 3/26/2010
364. John Cornstalk 3/26/2010
365. Jack Dunn Of Nevertire 12/31/2002
366. Jack Cornstalk In His Teens 3/26/2010
367. Jack Cornstalk As A Poet 3/26/2010
368. Jack Cornstalk As A Lover 3/26/2010
369. Jack Cornstalk As A Drover 3/26/2010
370. Jack Cornstalk 3/26/2010
371. Ireland Shall Rebel 3/26/2010
372. Introduction – A Glimpse Of Boyhood 3/26/2010
373. In The Street 1/1/2004
374. In The Storm That Is To Come 1/1/2004
375. In The Height Of Fashion 3/26/2010
376. In The Day's When We Are Dead 3/26/2010
377. In The Days When The World Was Wide 12/31/2002
378. In Possum Land 3/29/2010
379. I'Ll Tell You What You Wanderers 1/1/2004
380. I'D Back Again The World 3/26/2010
381. I’m An Older Man Than You 3/26/2010
382. How The Land Was Won 1/1/2004
383. His Brother’s Keeper 3/26/2010
384. Here's Luck 3/26/2010
385. Here Died 1/1/2004
386. Heed Not! 3/26/2010
387. He’s Gone To England For A Wife 3/26/2010
388. He Mourned His Master 3/26/2010
389. He Had So Much Work To Do 3/26/2010
390. Hawkers 3/26/2010
391. Harry Stephens 3/26/2010
392. Hannah Thomburn 3/26/2010
393. Gs [or The Fourth Cook] 3/26/2010
394. Grey Wolves Grey 3/26/2010
395. Grace Jennings Carmicheal 3/26/2010
396. Golden Gully 3/26/2010
397. Give Yourself A Show: New Year's Eve 3/26/2010
398. Gipsy Too 3/26/2010
399. Gettin Back 3/26/2010
400. Genoa 3/26/2010
Best Poem of Henry Lawson

After All


The brooding ghosts of Australian night have gone from the bush and town;
My spirit revives in the morning breeze,
though it died when the sun went down;
The river is high and the stream is strong,
and the grass is green and tall,
And I fain would think that this world of ours is a good world after all.

The light of passion in dreamy eyes, and a page of truth well read,
The glorious thrill in a heart grown cold of the spirit I thought was dead,
A song that goes to a comrade's heart, and a tear of pride let fall --
And my soul is strong! and the ...

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At The Beating Of A Drum

Fear ye not the stormy future, for the Battle Hymn is strong,
And the armies of Australia shall not march without a song;
The glorious words and music of Australia's song shall come
When her true hearts rush together at the beating of a drum.

We may not be there to hear it – 'twill be written in the night,
And Australia's foes shall fear it in the hour before the fight.
The glorious words and music from a lonely heart shall come
When our sons shall rush to danger at the beating o

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