Wallace Stevens Poems
|41.||Six Significant Landscapes||1/13/2003|
|42.||Looking Across The Fields And Watching The Birds Fly||1/3/2003|
|43.||Metaphors Of A Magnifico||1/3/2003|
|44.||The Planet On The Table||1/3/2003|
|46.||Continual Conversation With A Silent Man||1/13/2003|
|47.||Bantams In Pine-Woods||1/3/2003|
|48.||The House Was Quiet And The World Was Calm||1/13/2003|
|49.||A High-Toned Old Christian Woman||1/13/2003|
|50.||The Idea Of Order At Key West||1/3/2003|
|52.||Of Modern Poetry||1/3/2003|
|53.||Final Soliloquy Of The Interior Paramour||1/3/2003|
|54.||Not Ideas About The Thing But The Thing Itself||1/3/2003|
|55.||Domination Of Black||1/13/2003|
|56.||The Snow Man||1/3/2003|
|57.||Thirteen Ways Of Looking At A Blackbird||1/3/2003|
|58.||Anecdote Of The Jar||1/3/2003|
|59.||Disillusionment Of Ten O'Clock||1/3/2003|
|61.||The Emperor Of Ice-Cream||1/3/2003|
Comments about Wallace Stevens
The Emperor Of Ice-Cream
Call the roller of big cigars,
The muscular one, and bid him whip
In kitchen cups concupiscent curds.
Let the wenches dawdle in such dress
As they are used to wear, and let the boys
Bring flowers in last month's newspapers.
Let be be finale of seem.
The only emperor is the emperor of ice-cream.
Take from the dresser of deal.
Lacking the three glass knobs, that sheet
On which she embroidered fantails once
And spread it so as to cover her face.
If her horny feet protrude, they come
To show how cold she is, and dumb.
Let the lamp affix its ...
Metaphors Of A Magnifico
Twenty men crossing a bridge,
Into a village,
Are twenty men crossing twenty bridges,
Into twenty villages,
Or one man
Crossing a single bridge into a village.
This is old song
That will not declare itself . . .