Gerard Manley Hopkins

(28 July 1844 – 8 June 1889 / Stratford, Essex)

Gerard Manley Hopkins Poems

1. A Vision of the Mermaids 11/13/2015
2. It Was A Hard Thing To Undo This Knot 6/25/2015
3. Strike, Churl 1/3/2003
4. St. Alphonsus Rodriguez 1/3/2003
5. The Silver Jubilee 1/3/2003
6. Tom's Garland 1/3/2003
7. The Shepherd’s Brow, Fronting Forked Lightning, Owns 1/3/2003
8. Penmaen Pool 1/3/2003
9. The Furl Of Fresh-Leaved Dogrose Down 1/3/2003
10. St. Winefred's Well 1/3/2003
11. The Half-Way House 11/25/2003
12. Ribblesdale 1/3/2003
13. The May Magnificat 1/3/2003
14. The Handsome Heart 1/3/2003
15. The Bugler's First Communion 1/3/2003
16. The Woodlark 1/3/2003
17. To His Watch 1/3/2003
18. My Own Heart Let Me Have More Have Pity On; Let 1/13/2003
19. Patience, Hard Thing! The Hard Thing But To Pray 1/13/2003
20. On The Portrait Of Two Beautiful Young People 1/3/2003
21. The Soldier 1/3/2003
22. The Lantern Out Of Doors 1/3/2003
23. To Him Who Ever Thought With Love Of Me 1/3/2003
24. The Sea Took Pity 1/3/2003
25. Summa 1/3/2003
26. What Being In Rank-Old Nature 1/3/2003
27. To R.B. 1/3/2003
28. Spelt From Sibyl's Leaves 1/3/2003
29. The Loss Of The Eurydice 1/3/2003
30. The Candle Indoors 1/3/2003
31. Barnfloor And Winepress 11/25/2003
32. What Shall I Do For The Land That Bred Me 1/3/2003
33. To Seem The Stranger Lies My Lot, My Life 1/13/2003
34. May Magnificat 1/13/2003
35. The Sea And The Skylark 1/3/2003
36. The Caged Skylark 12/31/2002
37. My Own Heart Let Me More Have Pity On 1/3/2003
38. The Times Are Nightfall 1/3/2003
39. Moonrise 1/3/2003
40. The Leaden Echo And The Golden Echo 1/3/2003

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  • Peter Lathan (4/10/2020 8:33:00 AM)

    " what is name of poem that begins: " The World is charged with the grandeur of God....." It's " God's Grandeur" !

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  • delene evert (1/19/2020 10:57:00 AM)

    what is name of poem that begins: " The World is charged with the grandeur of God.....

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  • Lucille (5/9/2018 12:58:00 PM)

    very individual work

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  • Jolyon Laycock (5/1/2018 9:19:00 AM)

    Poem Hunter present a fine selection of Hopkins' work but there are notable omissions: Harry Ploughman, and That Nature is a Heraclitean Fire

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  • Frederick Kesner Frederick Kesner (3/7/2018 5:00:00 AM)

    Good to be reading and reacquainting with GM again!

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  • Rosella Decker (5/21/2013 7:05:00 AM)

    I just was watching an episode of The Waltons and John Boy read a poem to his mother, it was one of Gerard Manley Hopkin's poems.

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  • Sarthak Das (4/1/2012 9:13:00 AM)

    hmmm...............nice 1 :)

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Best Poem of Gerard Manley Hopkins

Spring And Fall: To A Young Child

Margaret, are you grieving
Over Goldengrove unleaving?
Leaves, like the things of man, you
With your fresh thoughts care for, can you?
Ah! as the heart grows older
It will come to such sights colder
By and by, nor spare a sigh
Though worlds of wanwood leafmeal lie;
And yet you will weep and know why.
Now no matter, child, the name:
Sorrow's springs are the same.
Nor mouth had, no nor mind, expressed
What heart heard of, ghost guessed:
It is the blight man was born for,
It is Margaret you mourn for.

Read the full of Spring And Fall: To A Young Child

The Handsome Heart

at a Gracious Answer


‘But tell me, child, your choice; what shall I buy
You?’—‘Father, what you buy me I like best.’
With the sweetest air that said, still plied and pressed,
He swung to his first poised purport of reply.

What the heart is! which, like carriers let fly—

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