Gwen Harwood

(8 June 1920 – 4 December 1995 / Taringa, Queensland)

Poems of Gwen Harwood

1. Anniversary 8/3/2008
2. Barn Owl 4/20/2012
3. Critic's Nightwatch 4/20/2012
4. Daybreak 4/20/2012
5. Dichterliebe 4/20/2012
6. Estuary 4/20/2012
7. In The Park 8/3/2008
8. Last Meeting 12/5/2011
9. The Glass Jar 4/20/2012
10. The Wound 4/20/2012
11. 'Thought is Surrounded by a Halo' 4/20/2012
12. Triste, Triste 4/20/2012

Triste, Triste

In the space between love and sleep
when heart mourns in its prison
eyes against shoulder keep
their blood-black curtains tight.
Body rolls back like a stone, and risen
spirit walks to Easter light;

away from its tomb of bone,
away from the guardian tents

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