Leon Gellert

(1892 - 1977 / Australia)

Poems of Leon Gellert

1. A Book of Wordsworth 4/5/2010
2. A Night Attack 4/5/2010
3. A Song 4/5/2010
4. Acceptance 4/5/2010
5. Again the Clash is East 4/5/2010
6. Anzac Cove 1/1/2004
7. Armageddon 4/5/2010
8. Before Action 4/5/2010
9. Blind! 4/5/2010
10. Bluebeard’s First Wife 4/5/2010
11. Cold! 4/5/2010
12. Dejection 4/5/2010
13. Dreamlight 4/5/2010
14. Dreams of France 4/5/2010
15. Ease. 1914 4/5/2010
16. Fever! 4/5/2010
17. Goodbye 4/5/2010
18. Lemnos Harbour 4/5/2010
19. Lemnos Revisited 4/5/2010
20. Lemnos Visited 4/5/2010

Anzac Cove

There’s a lonely stretch of hillocks:
There’s a beach asleep and drear:
There’s a battered broken fort beside the sea.
There are sunken trampled graves:
And a little rotting pier:
And winding paths that wind unceasingly.
There’s a torn and silent valley:
There’s a tiny rivulet
With some blood upon the stones beside its mouth.

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