John Frederick Nims

(20 November 1913 - 13 January 1999 / Muskegon, Michigan)

John Frederick Nims Poems

If you see a poem only with title, it is listed that way because of copyright reasons.
1. Love Poem 1/1/2004
2. Madrigal In Time Of War 4/12/2010
3. Blind Joy 4/12/2010
4. Parting: 1940 4/12/2010
5. Christmas Tree 4/12/2010
6. Decline And Fall 4/12/2010
7. Conclusion 4/12/2010
8. Days Of Our Years 4/12/2010
9. Portrait 4/12/2010
10. The Young Ionia 4/12/2010
11. Tide Turning 4/12/2010
12. Isaiah’s Coal 4/12/2010

Days Of Our Years

It’s brief and bright, dear children; bright and brief.
Delight’s the lightning; the long thunder’s grief.

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