Treasure Island

Elizabeth Bishop

(8 February 1911 – 6 October 1979 / Worcester, Massachusetts)

Poems of Elizabeth Bishop

21. In the Waiting Room 1/3/2003
22. Insomnia 1/3/2003
23. Intimate, Low-voiced, Delicate Things 11/13/2013
24. Invitation to Miss Marianne Moore 1/3/2003
25. Large Bad Picture 1/3/2003
26. Letter To N.Y. 1/13/2003
27. Lines Written In The Fannie Farmer Cookbook 1/13/2003
28. Little Exercise 1/13/2003
29. Love Lies Sleeping 1/13/2003
30. Lullaby For the Cat 1/3/2003
31. Manners 1/13/2003
32. Manuelzinho 1/1/2004
33. North Haven 1/3/2003
34. O breath 1/3/2003
35. One Art 1/3/2003
36. Poem 1/3/2003
37. Questions of Travel 1/3/2003
38. Rain Towards Morning 1/3/2003
39. Roosters 1/3/2003
40. Sandpiper 1/3/2003

Little Exercise

For Thomas Edwards Wanning


Think of the storm roaming the sky uneasily
like a dog looking for a place to sleep in,
listen to it growling.

Think how they must look now, the mangrove keys
lying out there unresponsive to the lightning

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