Treasure Island

Ezra Pound

(30 October 1885 – 1 November 1972 / Hailey / Idaho)

A Girl


The tree has entered my hands,
The sap has ascended my arms,
The tree has grown in my breast -
........................
........................
read full text »


Do you like this poem?
5 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Comments about this poem (A Girl by Ezra Pound )

Enter the verification code :

  • Stanton Hager (8/20/2006 6:12:00 AM)

    Pound, the fierce fist-pounder on many issues, in his poems was OFTEN movingly LYRICAL-not just in his shorter poems, as this one (and many others well-chosen by Poemhunter) , but in his translations and throughout The Cantos.
    If you haven't yet read his immensely moving Li Po translation, 'The River Merchan't Wife: A Letter, ' treat yourself at this site. I bet you weep. (Report) Reply

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe

New Poems

  1. Lighthouse by the Sea, Mary Bone
  2. Imagination's Gardens, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  3. Betrayed, Vanessa Parodia
  4. meri zingagi ek kahaani bn gyi, dr.Neha gupta the POEMLOVER
  5. Nighttime Visions, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  6. A song of sadness, Vanessa Parodia
  7. Eternal Wanderlust, Leah Ayliffe
  8. star came to me, dr.Neha gupta the POEMLOVER
  9. u loved me once, dr.Neha gupta the POEMLOVER
  10. Lets all dance, Vanessa Parodia

Poem of the Day

poet Emily Dickinson

70

"Arcturus" is his other name—
I'd rather call him "Star."
It's very mean of Science
To go and interfere!

I slew a worm the other day—
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Kenneth Allott

 
[Hata Bildir]