Treasure Island

John Berryman

(25 October 1914 - 7 January 1972 / McAlester, Oklahoma)

Poems of John Berryman

If you see a poem only with title, it is listed that way because of copyright reasons.
1. Dream Song 1: Huffy Henry hid the day 1/13/2003
2. Dream Song 10: There were strange gatherings. A vote would come 1/13/2003
3. Dream Song 100: How this woman came by the courage 1/13/2003
4. Dream Song 101: A shallow lake, with many waterbirds 1/13/2003
5. Dream Song 102: The sunburnt terraces which swans make home 1/13/2003
6. Dream Song 103: I consider a song will be as humming-bird 1/13/2003
7. Dream Song 104: Welcome, grinned Henry, welcome, fifty-one! 1/13/2003
8. Dream Song 105: As a kid I believed in democracy: I 1/13/2003
9. Dream Song 106: 28 July 1/13/2003
10. Dream Song 107: Three 'coons come at his garbage. He be cross 1/13/2003
11. Dream Song 11: His mother goes. The mother comes & goes. 1/13/2003
12. Dream Song 110: It was the blue & plain ones. I forget all that 1/13/2003
13. Dream Song 111: I miss him. When I get back to camp 1/13/2003
14. Dream Song 112: My framework is broken, I am coming to an end 1/13/2003
15. Dream Song 113: or Amy Vladeck or Riva Freifeld 1/13/2003
16. Dream Song 114: Henry in trouble whirped out lonely whines 1/13/2003
17. Dream Song 115: Her properties, like her of course & frisky & new 1/13/2003
18. Dream Song 116: Through the forest, followed, Henry made his silky way 1/13/2003
19. Dream Song 117: Disturbed, when Henry's love returned with a hubby 1/13/2003
20. Dream Song 118: He wondered: Do I love? all this applause 1/13/2003

Winter Landscape

The three men coming down the winter hill
In brown, with tall poles and a pack of hounds
At heel, through the arrangement of the trees,
Past the five figures at the burning straw,
Returning cold and silent to their town,

Returning to the drifted snow, the rink
Lively with children, to the older men,
The long companions they can never reach,

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