Emily Pauline Johnson

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

Poems of Emily Pauline Johnson

1. A cry from an indian wife 1/1/2004
2. A prodigal 1/1/2004
3. A toast 1/1/2004
4. An etching 1/1/2004
5. And He Said, Fight On 4/7/2010
6. As red men die 1/1/2004
7. Aspens 1/1/2004
8. At crow's nest pass 1/1/2004
9. At half-mast 1/1/2004
10. At husking time 1/1/2004
11. At sunset 1/1/2004
12. Autumn's orchestra 1/1/2004
13. Beyond the blue 1/1/2004
14. Brandon 1/1/2004
15. Brier: Good Friday 4/7/2010
16. Calgary of the plains 1/1/2004
17. Canada 1/1/2004
18. Canadian born 1/1/2004
19. Christmastide 1/1/2004
20. Close by 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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