Chicago Poems (Unabridged) by Carl Sandburg

By Carl Sandburg

Written within the poet's certain own idiom, those early poems contain "Chicago," "Fog," "To a modern Bunkshooter," "Who Am I?" and "Under the Harvest Moon," in addition to many others on topics of warfare, immigrant lifestyles, dying, love, loneliness and the wonderful thing about nature. New introductory observe. Alphabetical lists of titles and primary strains.

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Iting? Once more penetrating blasts Tum into cold rain. Xl it Jlj ~ I( w. fJJ~ Uo- IJ: -~ 6'J A·-c 5/::< ~, U t:. ,'" {> Hatsu·yume ya! Himete katarazu Hitori emu. -Sh6--u With the year's first dream I told no one my secret, But smiled to mysdf. {> ti. iting! Compare with the poem by Robert Burns, "0 Wert Thou in the Cauld Blast? It was believed that the first dream of the New Year, if a good one and if kept to onesdf, would come true. Sh6-u was born in 1860 and died in 1943. 116/ WINTER. SbO-.

Fujiwara 58. Fittur~ 30. Fllr/I';!. 88. Ftiryti 17. Ga;iamu 45. Garden 25, 42, 103. Ct" ,hl1 54. GUI1 34. {}Qd 74. Go; 91. Go- 118/ WINTER shun 37. (}Qurd 18. Grass 58. Grave 59. Grey-haired 59. Gyotai 26. Hl1ba 75. Haiku 14. 24, 70. 78, 79, 84. 93. Ill. HaleD 59. Ha"" IS , 45, 68. Hanall'r 76. HarT. 14. 23, 26. 3{), 3234. 36, 40, 42, 44. 49, SO. Hash;n It 1. HI1I .. 64, 104. HalO 30. Halm 4\. Headgear 79. Hi 42. 50, Hiluri 47. H;'1a 46, 48. Hinduism IS, HirOM 69. Hilll 50. 64, Hone: 62. HOlhi 20.

Jj,~ -c ~t ~ b, to ffJi~ IJ '" Mmasoko wo Mite kita kao no Kogamo kana. -J6s6 Amagaeru Basho ni norite Soyogi keri. -Kikaku " The water bottom I have seen and come back," says The face of the teal. The little rain frog Rides on a banana tree As it softly sways. ~ J: ff 11 Ie I) -C tEi" (}) ~ The precarious position of the little green frog on the quivering, swinging and slippery banana tree is a Zen picture of the dangers and uncertainties of life. Note that the Japanese word for banana tree btUhO is the poetical name of Kikaku's teacher of haiku.

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