Virna Sheard (1865-1943 / Ontario)
Virna Sheard (1865-1943) is a Canadian poet and novelist.
She was born Virna Stanton in Coburg, Ontario, and was educated in Coburg and Toronto. She married Dr. Charles Sheard of Toronto in 1885, and bore him four sons.
She began publishing stories and poems in 1898, and publishing several novels and a collection of poetry.
The Globe (Toronto): "A study of The Miracle and Other Poems shows at once that the author is not merely a Canadian poet; her outlook and her range know little of time or place; she belongs to the readers of poetry at large.... Though Mrs. Sheard's poems are by no means of uniform quality, ... more »
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- A Love Song
- A Pagan Prayer
- A Song
- A Song [Love Maketh Its Own Summer Time]
- A Song [O Heart Of Mine-If I Were But A ...
- A Song Of Love
- A Song Of Poppies
- A Song Of Roses
- A Song Of Summer Days
- A Southern Lullaby
- A War Chant
- April Again
- At Dawn