Poetry.net »

Search results for: Nearer%25252C%252Bmy%252BGod%25252C%252Bto%252BThee

Yee yee! We've found 492 poems matching Nearer%25252C%252Bmy%252BGod%25252C%252Bto%252BThee.

I'm Growing Old
Anonymous Americas
I’M growing old — ‘t is surely so; And yet how short it seems Since I was but a sportive child, Enjoying childish dreams! I cannot see the change ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Idleness
Thomas Sturge Moore
O idleness, too fond of me, Begone, I know and hate thee! Nothing canst thou of pleasure see In one that so doth rate thee; For empty are both min...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
III. The Shadow Of Lilith
Christopher John Brennan
The tuberose thickens the air: a swoon lies close on open'd calyx and slipt sheath thro' all the garden bosom-bound beneath dense night that han...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
In a Southern Garden
Dorothea Mackeller
WHEN the tall bamboos are clicking to the restless little breeze, And bats begin their jerky skimming flight, And the creamy scented blossoms...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
In Memory of Major Robert Gregory
William Butler Yeats
Now that we're almost settled in our house I'll name the friends that cannot sup with us Beside a fire of turf in th' ancient tower, And having ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
In Quest
John Greenleaf Whittier
Have I not voyaged, friend beloved, with thee On the great waters of the unsounded sea, Momently listening with suspended oar For the low rote of w...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
In The Harbour: From The French
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Will ever the dear days come back again, Those days of June, when lilacs were in bloom, And bluebirds sang their sonnets in the gloom Of leaves tha...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Jealousy
Nikhil Parekh
The opalescent moon was jealous of the flaming Sun, as the former provided dazzling light; with Herculean amounts of comfort in the day. the deso...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
John Evereldown
Edwin Arlington Robinson
"Where are you going to-night, to-night, -- Where are you going, John Evereldown? There's never the sign of a star in sight, Nor a lamp that's n...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Jonah’s Luck
Edward George Dyson
OUT OF LUCK, mate? Have a liquor. Hang it, where’s the use complaining? Take your fancy, I’m in funds now—I can stand the racket, Dan. Dump your bl...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Joy
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
A DRAGON-FLY with beauteous wing Is hov'ring o'er a silv'ry spring; I watch its motions with delight,-- Now dark its colours seem, now bright; Cham...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Ladder of St. Augustine, The
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Saint Augustine! well hast thou said, That of our vices we can frame A ladder, if we will but tread Beneath our feet each deed of shame! All c...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Land Mine
Robert William Service
A grey gull hovered overhead, Then wisely flew away. 'In half a jiffy you'll be dead,' I thought I heard it say; As there upon ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Last Ride Together, The
Robert Browning
I. I said---Then, dearest, since 'tis so, Since now at length my fate I know, Since nothing all my love avails, Since all, my life seemed meant fo...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Leipzig
Thomas Hardy
"OLD Norbert with the flat blue cap-- A German said to be-- Why let your pipe die on your lap, Your eyes blink absently?"-- ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Lilies Without, Lilies Within
George Wither
Can I think the Guide of Heaven Hath so beautifully given Outward features, 'cause He meant To have made less excellent Your divine part? Or suppos...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Little Ships
Lesbia Harford
The little ships are dearer than the great ships For they sail in strange places, They lean nearer the green waters. One may count by wavelets h...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Living Without God In The World
Charles Lamb
Mystery of God! thou brave & beauteous world! Made fair with light, & shade, & stars, & flowers; Made fearful and august with woods & rocks, Jagg'd...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Lob
Edward Thomas
At hawthorn-time in Wiltshire travelling In search of something chance would never bring, An old man's face, by life and weather cut And coloured, ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Logos
Aleister Crowley
Out of the night forth flamed a star -mine own! Now seventy light-years nearer as I urge Constant my heart through the abyss unknown, Its glory my ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
London Bridge
Edwin Arlington Robinson
“Do I hear them? Yes, I hear the children singing—and what of it? Have you come with eyes afire to find me now and ask me that? If I were not the...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Looking Death In The face
Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
AY, in thy face, old fellow! Now's the time. The Black Sea wind flaps my tent-roof, nor wakes These lads of mine, who take of sleep their fill, ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Lord Ullin's Daughter
Thomas Campbell
A chieftain, to the Highlands bound, Cries, ``Boatman, do not tarry! And I'll give thee a silver pound To row us o'er the ferry!''-- ``Now, wh...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Love
George Herbert
LOVE bade me welcome; yet my soul drew back, Guilty of dust and sin. But quick-eyed Love, observing me grow slack From my first entrance i...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Love (III)
George Herbert
Love bade me welcome: yet my soul drew back, Guilty of dust and sin. But quick-ey'd Love, observing me grow slack, From my first entrance in, Drew ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)

We need you!

Help us build the largest human-edited poetry collection on the web!