Judith Wright

New South Wales / Australia
Judith Wright
New South Wales / Australia
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Northern River

Rating: 5.0
When summer days grow harsh
my thoughts return to my river,
fed by white mountain springs,
beloved of the shy bird, the bellbird,
whose cry is like falling water.
O nighted with the green vine,
lit with the rock-lilies,
the river speaks in the silence,
and my heart will also be quiet.
Where your valley grows wide in the plains
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Dr Antony Theodore 17 February 2019
the sea that encompasses all sorrow and delight and holds the memories of every stream and river. a beautiful poem indeed. tony
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Willy Yikes 17 June 2017
sick beat fam
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