Emily Pauline Johnson

[Tekahionwake] (10 March 1861 – 7 March 1913 / Chiefswood, Ontario)

Emily Pauline Johnson Poems

1. Fire-flowers 1/1/2004
2. The Giant Oak 1/1/2004
3. At sunset 1/1/2004
4. Finale 1/1/2004
5. A cry from an indian wife 1/1/2004
6. Close by 1/1/2004
7. Canadian born 1/1/2004
8. Autumn's orchestra 1/1/2004
9. Canada 1/1/2004
10. As red men die 1/1/2004
11. Ojistoh 1/1/2004
12. Beyond the blue 1/1/2004
13. Aspens 1/1/2004
14. Moonset 1/1/2004
15. The cattle thief 1/1/2004
16. Rainfall 1/1/2004
17. Lullaby of the iroquois 1/1/2004
18. At husking time 1/1/2004
19. A prodigal 1/1/2004
20. At crow's nest pass 1/1/2004

Overlooked

Sleep, with her tender balm, her touch so kind,
Has passed me by;
Afar I see her vesture, velvet-lined,
Float silently;
O! Sleep, my tired eyes had need of thee!
Is thy sweet kiss not meant to-night for me?

Peace, with the blessings that I longed for so,
Has passed me by;

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