Dowell O'Reilly

(18 July 1865 - 5 November 1923 / Sydney / Australia)

Stars - Poem by Dowell O'Reilly

Wild eyes—and faces ashen grey
That strain through lofty prison bars
To see the everlasting stars,
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Comments about Stars by Dowell O'Reilly

  • Gold Star - 31,859 Points Gangadharan Nair Pulingat (10/10/2014 11:37:00 PM)

    That thrilled the heart of beast and bird....... wonderful imaginations and a great poem that I experienced in its beauty and word power as well as values of human thoughts and nature. (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 5,710 Points Lorraine Margueritte Gasrel Black (10/10/2014 4:55:00 PM)

    Wonderful poems.I read all five and his biography...beautiful portrayal of the stars at night..a ten and in my favorite poets list.. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Deci Hernandez (10/10/2012 3:21:00 PM)

    Such is our universe. beautiful and designed for a purpose. only a few poems, but if his others are like this. he gets put into my top poets.? (Report) Reply








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