Joseph Seamon Cotter

(1861 - 1919)

Poems of Joseph Seamon Cotter

1. A Prayer 1/3/2003
2. A Woman at Her Husband's Grave 1/3/2003
3. Africa 1/3/2003
4. An April Day 1/3/2003
5. And Thou Art One 1/3/2003
6. And What Shall You Say? 1/3/2003
7. Compensation 1/3/2003
8. Dreams 1/3/2003
9. Ego 1/3/2003
10. I Shall Not Die 1/3/2003
11. I Sometimes Wonder If the Mighty God 1/3/2003
12. I would not tarry if I could be gone 1/3/2003
13. I'm A-waiting and A-watching 1/3/2003
14. Immortality 1/3/2003
15. Inconstancy 1/3/2003
16. Is It Because I Am Black? 1/3/2003
17. Is This the Price of Love? 1/3/2003
18. Looking at a Portrait 1/3/2003
19. Love 1/3/2003
20. Love's Demesne 1/3/2003

Immortality

From your life's blood to coin a trenchant word--
The past, the present and the future's ken
To hold--and weave it to a ringing chord
That sounds within the changing hearts of men.

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