Emily Pauline Johnson

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

Emily Pauline Johnson Poems

1. The Idlers 1/1/2004
2. Joe 5/8/2012
3. The Man In Chrysanthemum Land 1/1/2004
4. The King's Consort 1/1/2004
5. Lady Lorgnette 1/1/2004
6. The Pilot Of The Plains 4/7/2010
7. Low Tide At St. Andrews 1/1/2004
8. Give Us Barabbas 4/7/2010
9. When George Was King 4/7/2010
10. Easter 1/1/2004
11. Workworn 1/1/2004
12. Dawendine 1/1/2004
13. Golden--Of The Selkirks 1/1/2004
14. Erie Waters 1/1/2004
15. The Indian Corn Planter 1/1/2004
16. The Firs 1/1/2004
17. Where Leaps The Ste. Marie 1/1/2004
18. And He Said, Fight On 4/7/2010
19. Through Time And Bitter Distance 4/7/2010
20. Under Canvas 1/1/2004
21. The Quill Worker 1/1/2004
22. The Ballad Of Yaada (A Legend Of The Pacific Coast) 1/1/2004
23. The Vagabonds 1/1/2004
24. The Vine 1/1/2004
25. Marshlands 1/1/2004
26. Wave-Won 1/1/2004
27. Fasting 1/1/2004
28. Your Mirror Frame 1/1/2004
29. Brier: Good Friday 4/7/2010
30. The Trail To Lillooet 1/1/2004
31. Wolverine 4/7/2010
32. Brandon 1/1/2004
33. The Song My Paddle Sings 4/7/2010
34. The Songster 1/1/2004
35. My English Letter 1/1/2004
36. The Camper 1/1/2004
37. At Half-Mast 1/1/2004
38. An Etching 1/1/2004
39. The Overture 1/1/2004
40. Prairie Greyhounds (C.P.R. "No. 1," Westbound) 1/1/2004

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    Johnson was notable for her poems and performances that celebrated her First Nations heritage; her father was a Mohawk chief of mixed ancestry, and her mother an English immigrant.

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Best Poem of Emily Pauline Johnson

Close By

So near at hand (our eyes o'erlooked its nearness
In search of distant things)
A dear dream lay--perchance to grow in dearness
Had we but felt its wings
Astir. The air our very breathing fanned
It was so near at hand.

Once, many days ago, we almost held it,
The love we so desired;
But our shut eyes saw not, and fate dispelled it
Before our pulses fired
To flame, and errant fortune bade us stand
Hand almost touching hand.

I sometimes think had we two been discerning,
The by-path hid away
From others' eyes had then revealed its ...

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Moonset

Idles the night wind through the dreaming firs,
That waking murmur low,
As some lost melody returning stirs
The love of long ago;
And through the far, cool distance, zephyr fanned.
The moon is sinking into shadow-land.

The troubled night-bird, calling plaintively,
Wanders on restless wing;

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