Edwardian and Georgian Canadian Poets
1900-1930


 

 

THE ISLAND

AND OTHER POEMS



By

KATHERINE HALE


 

C O N T E N T S

THE ISLAND

Discovery
  Air
  Water
  Noon
  Evening
  Night
  Detention

REALIZATIONS
  Life
  Eternal Moment
  Fourth Dimensional
  Through Storm
  Lost Garden
  Apple Tree
  Nearing Quebec
  Dancer and the Dust
  Winter Morning
  Negro Bazaar
  Imprisonment
  Tropic Heat
  Hospital Corridor
  Two Days
  Salutation
  Beds

PEOPLE
  An Old Lady
  A Tramp
  ’Cellist
  Remembering Pavlowa
  An Indian
  A Farmer
  At Eighty
  Stout Lady in Slippers

BACKGROUNDS OF COUNTRY
  Before Birth
  Portrait of a Cree
  Buffalo Meat
  Jasper Trail

TWO FRENCH-CANADIAN LEGENDS
  Witch of the St. Lawrence
  La Corriveau

ROCKS
  Giant’s Tomb
  Rock at Bon Echo
  Juniper Ring
  Stoney Lake
  White Slumber
  Autumn Pool
  Northern Graveyards

GOING NORTH
  White Porches
  Grey Willows
  Bush Road
  Painted Rock

LANDSCAPE WITH FIGURES
  Mexican Road Menders
  Arizona Desert Road
  Imitation
  Southern Live Oak