John Masefield

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

John Masefield Poems

If you see a poem only with title, it is listed that way because of copyright reasons.
1. Sea Fever 12/31/2002
2. Cargoes 12/31/2002
3. On Growing Old 12/31/2002
4. A Creed 12/31/2002
5. A Ballad of John Silver 1/3/2003
6. Beauty 12/31/2002
7. A Wanderer's Song 12/31/2002
8. The West Wind 12/31/2002
9. Roadways 12/31/2002
10. Sea Change 1/3/2003
11. C.L.M. 12/31/2002
12. Tewkesbury Road 12/31/2002
13. On Eastnor Knoll 12/31/2002
14. The Everlasting Mercy 1/3/2003
15. Night Is On The Downland 1/3/2003
16. An Epilogue 1/3/2003
17. Lollingdon Downs VIII 12/31/2002
18. Trade Winds 12/31/2002
19. The Wanderer 12/31/2002
20. Sonnet 12/31/2002

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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