Katherine Mansfield (14 October 1888 – 9 January 1923 / Wellington)
Poems of Katherine Mansfield
|1.||A Day in Bed||12/31/2002|
|2.||A Few Rules for Beginners||12/31/2002|
|3.||A Fine Day||12/31/2002|
|4.||A Joyful Song Of Five||12/31/2002|
|5.||A Little Boy's Dream||12/31/2002|
|6.||A Little Girl's Prayer||12/31/2002|
|7.||A New Hymn||12/31/2002|
|8.||Across The Red Sky||12/31/2002|
|14.||Deaf House Agent||12/31/2002|
|15.||Evening Song of the Thoughtful Child||12/31/2002|
|17.||Fairy Tale (2)||12/31/2002|
|20.||In the Rangitaki Valley||12/31/2002|
To L. H. B. (1894-1915 )
Last night for the first time since you were dead
I walked with you, my brother, in a dream.
We were at home again beside the stream
Fringed with tall berry bushes, white and red.
"Don't touch them: they are poisonous," I said.
But your hand hovered, and I saw a beam
Of strange, bright laughter flying round your head
And as you stooped I saw the berries gleam.
"Don't you remember? We called them Dead Man's