Treasure Island

Raymond Knister

(27 May 1899 – 29 Aug 1932 / Canada)

Poems of Raymond Knister

1. Change 12/31/2002
2. Plowman's Song 12/31/2002
3. Reverie: The Orchard on the Slope 12/31/2002
4. The Quiet Snow 12/31/2002

Plowman's Song

Turn under, plow,
My trouble;
Turn under griefs
And stubble.

Turn mouse's nest,
Gnawing years;
Old roots up
For new love's tears.

Turn, plow, the clods
For new thunder.
Turn under, plow,
Turn under.

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