Edna St. Vincent Millay

(22 February 1892 – 19 October 1950 / Rockland / Maine / United States)

Autumn Daybreak - Poem by Edna St. Vincent Millay

Cold wind of autumn, blowing loud
At dawn, a fortnight overdue,
Jostling the doors, and tearing through
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Comments about Autumn Daybreak by Edna St. Vincent Millay

  • (2/22/2017 10:51:00 PM)

    Simply superb narration of the day break in autumn accompanied by naughty mischief of cold wind and it's aftermath. A lovely poem, indeed. Thanks for sharing it here. (Report) Reply

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  • Amar Agarwala (2/22/2017 7:05:00 PM)

    Rhythm, rhyme and meter... all evident in this lovely poem on Autumn... I loved the last two lines - Bleak and remembered, patched in red, The hill all summer hid from me. It carries deeper meaning. Full Marks ++10! (Report) Reply

  • Sylva-onyema Uba (2/22/2017 12:36:00 PM)

    I know- for I can hear the hiss.

    Well communicated and expressed.

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  • Anil Kumar Panda (2/22/2017 8:59:00 AM)

    Beautiful poem about Autumn. Enjoyed the wordplay and smooth flow. Liked it. (Report) Reply

  • Robert Murray Smith (2/22/2017 4:35:00 AM)

    The Autumn trees stripped bare, unaware of those winds that come evey year. A poem of excellence.10

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  • Tom Allport (2/22/2017 4:17:00 AM)

    a nice descriptive poem of a late autumn day. (Report) Reply

  • Bernard F. Asuncion (2/22/2017 1:35:00 AM)

    Tha sun will rise..., thanks for sharing.... (Report) Reply

  • Geoffrey Fafard (2/22/2017 1:31:00 AM)

    This to me, is as close as to perfection as poetry can be.I love her style of imagery, stinging loneliness and colour in construction.So wonderful a write. E St V Millay one of my heroic writers….! (Report) Reply

  • (11/15/2015 6:19:00 PM)

    ..........beautiful poem, very poetic, amazingly penned ★ (Report) Reply

  • (5/16/2014 3:07:00 PM)

    Love this poem! So much vivid imagery. (Report) Reply

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