Helen Hunt Jackson

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Helen Maria Hunt Jackson, born Helen Fiske, was a United States writer who became an activist on behalf of improved treatment of Native Americans by the U.S. government. She detailed the adverse effects of government actions in her history A Century of Dishonor (1881). Her novel Ramona dramatized the federal government's mistreatment of Native Amer ...
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A Calendar Of Sonnets: January
O Winter! frozen pulse and heart of fire,
What loss is theirs who from thy kingdom turn
Dismayed, and think thy snow a sculptured urn
Of death! Far sooner in midsummer tire
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A Dream
I dreamed that I ws dead and crossed the heavens,--
Heavens after heavens with burning feet and swift,--
And cried: "O God, where art Thou?" I left one
On earth, whose burden I would pray Thee lift."
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A Calendar Of Sonnets: October
The month of carnival of all the year,
When Nature lets the wild earth go its way,
And spend whole seasons on a single day.
The spring-time holds her white and purple dear;
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September
1 The golden-rod is yellow;
2 The corn is turning brown;
3 The trees in apple orchards
4 With fruit are bending down.
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October's Bright Blue Weather
O suns and skies and clouds of June,
And flowers of June together,
Ye cannot rival for one hour
October's bright blue weather;
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amythegirl 18 March 2019
hi im amy my name is amy i like red red is the color of many things like blood
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Danyell J. Bernier 17 July 2018
No moew in heaven than earth will he find God Who does not know his loving mercy swift But waits the moment consummate and ripe, Each burden, from each human soul to lift....................... LOOK FOR REAL POEM.....................www.precandy.com
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angel 15 May 2018
what's so peculiar about silence again''
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helen hunt 05 February 2018
hello tapan my name is helen hunt
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sorry eli is very rude 05 February 2018
eli she is syupid ans weird
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puppy dog 05 February 2018
love her so pretty art
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Tapan M. Saren 02 September 2016
She was a very talented poetess.. I love her works ''Calender Of Sonnets...''
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