John Masefield

(1 June 1878 – 12 May 1967 / Herefordshire / England)

Poems of John Masefield

If you see a poem only with title, it is listed that way because of copyright reasons.
1. A Ballad of John Silver 1/3/2003
2. A Creed 12/31/2002
3. A Night At Dago Tom's 4/3/2010
4. A Pier-Head Chorus 4/3/2010
5. A Valediction 4/3/2010
6. A Wanderer's Song 12/31/2002
7. An Epilogue 1/3/2003
8. Beauty 12/31/2002
9. Biography 4/3/2010
10. By a Bier-Side 4/3/2010
11. C.L.M. 12/31/2002
12. Captain Stratton's Fancy 1/1/2004
13. Cargoes 12/31/2002
14. Dauber 4/3/2010
15. For the Fallen 1/1/2004
16. Fragments 4/3/2010
17. Hell's Pavement 4/3/2010
18. Laugh and be Merry 4/3/2010
19. Lollingdon Downs VIII 12/31/2002
20. Mother Carey (As told Me by the Bo'sun) 4/3/2010

Tewkesbury Road

IT is good to be out on the road, and going one knows not where,
Going through meadow and village, one knows not whither or why;
Through the grey light drift of the dust, in the keen cool rush of the air,
Under the flying white clouds, and the broad blue lift of the sky.

And to halt at the chattering brook, in a tall green fern at the brink
Where the harebell grows, and the gorse, and the foxgloves purple and white;
Where the shifty-eyed delicate deer troop down to the brook to dri

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