Edwardian and Georgian Canadian Poets
1900-1930


 

 

THE HEART OF A WOMAN


BY

SOPHIA ALMON HENSLEY


New York; London
G. P. Putnam’s Sons 1906



 

C O N T E N T S.

LOVE LYRICS

TRANSFIGURED
CONSECRATED
BECAUSE OF YOU
THE LESSER THING
THE REAL WOMAN
THE MOTHER CRY
SURRENDER
THE THREE STEPS
IN ARCADY
GOOD-BYE
SWALLOWS
HOW YOU HOLD ME
A DREAM
A-WHEEL
REINCARNATION
AWAKENING
THE CALL
AT LAST

A WOMAN’S LOVE LETTERS
A DREAM
DREAM-SONG
DOUBT
SONG
ANTICIPATION
SONG
MISUNDERSTANDING
SHADOW SONG
REVULSION
A SONG OF DAWN
WEARINESS
A SONG OF REST
DEATH
BATTLE SONG
CONTENT
SEA SONG
GRATITUDE
SONG
PRAYER
SONG
LONELINESS
SEA-SONG
INCOMPLETENESS
SONG
LIFE’S JOYS
SONG
BARTER
SONG
TO-MORROW
SONG

NATURE POEMS
AT EBB
THE TURNING OF THE TIDE
THE MEANING OF THE BIRD SONG
THE SOUL
SLACK TIDE
PICTURES

NARRATIVE POEMS
IOLE
UWE
EURYDICE
BLAMELESS

CHILD POEMS AND SONGS
WHOSE CHILDREN?
LINES
SEA-HORSES
LULLABY OF THE CHILDLESS WOMAN
VALENTINES
NOON
THOUGHTS
TO-DAY
THE OTHER SELF

SONNETS AND RONDEAUS
MASTERFUL
I LOVE YOU
AFFINITY
ZENITH
RETURNED
AT REST
NORTHWEST WIND
MY NEW YEAR
REAL TRIUMPH
RESPONSE
THERE IS NO GOD
THE REAL LIFE
A SHADOW
DISAPPOINTMENT
ADIEU
FOR OUR LOVE’S SAKE
I WILL FORGET
BROTHER AND FRIEND
IT MIGHT HAVE BEEN
WHEN SUMMER COMES