poet Joyce Kilmer

Joyce Kilmer

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Joyce Kilmer
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Kilmer was born on December 6, 1886 in New Brunswick, New Jersey, the fourth and youngest child of Annie Ellen Kilburn (1849–1932) and Dr. Frederick Barnett Kilmer (1851–1934), a physician and analytical chemist employed by the Johnson and Johnson Company and inventor of the company's baby powder. Joyce was named Alfred Joyce Kilmer after Alfred R. Taylor, the curate; and the Rev. Dr. Elisha Brooks Joyce (1857–1926), the rector of Christ Church, the oldest Episcopal parish in New Brunswick, where the Kilmer family were parishioners. Rector Joyce, who served the parish from 1883 to 1916, baptised the young Kilmer. Kilmer's birthplace in New Brunswick, where the Kilmer family lived from 1886 ... more »

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  • Martin Ludwig (6/29/2020 8:47:00 PM)

    My mother used to sing the sing from Joyce Kilmer's Trees, That was almost 70 years ago. With the windows open in summer, her voice carried throughout our yard. It was a happy time, one in which i go back to many times. Thank You!

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  • Sheila Pinkston.Ford (4/29/2020 5:03:00 PM)

    Sheila Ford....this photo of trees hung by front door since I was Bout 8 years old. I thought. That was the prettiest poem i had ever heard. I quickly memorized the poem as I ha, rd at the picture of the trees. I was in 💘love!

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  • Elizabeth Couch (3/12/2019 2:02:00 PM)

    I need the words for the poem, " The Tree" by Joyce Kilmer

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  • Dimli (3/4/2019 10:06:00 AM)

    What poetry style did he use

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  • Sobiya (10/22/2018 4:10:00 AM)

    His poems are great specially stars

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  • Bob Bublicar (3/13/2018 3:49:00 PM)

    His poem trees was great

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Best Poem of Joyce Kilmer

The House With Nobody In It

Whenever I walk to Suffern along the Erie track
I go by a poor old farmhouse with its shingles broken and black.
I suppose I've passed it a hundred times, but I always stop for a minute
And look at the house, the tragic house, the house with nobody in it.

I never have seen a haunted house, but I hear there are such things;
That they hold the talk of spirits, their mirth and sorrowings.
I know this house isn't haunted, and I wish it were, I do;
For it wouldn't be so lonely if it had a ghost or two.

This house on the road to Suffern needs a dozen panes of ...

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