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On the death of my father, and other poems

David Kherdian

On the death of my father, and other poems

by David Kherdian

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Published by Giligia Press in Fresno, Calif .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDavid Kherdian ; introd. by William Saroyan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3561.H4 O5
The Physical Object
Pagination[43] p. :
Number of Pages43
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4282548M
LC Control Number78308869

  Funeral Poems. 1. A Song of Living. Because I have loved life, I shall have no sorrow to die. I have sent up my gladness on wings, to be lost in the blue of the sky. I have run and leaped with the rain, I have taken the wind to my breast. My cheeks like a . The poem talks about how his father coped with Harrison’s mother’s death, and then how Harrison himself deals with the death of his father. For more classic poetry, we also recommend The Oxford Book of English Verse – perhaps the best poetry anthology on the market (we offer our pick of the best poetry anthologies here, and list the best.

  I originally wrote this memorial death poem in August as part of an art and poetry collection that I was developing. The original poem was inspired by an abstract metal painting that I had named "My Fathers Mask". Then today as I got ready to post the original poem on my blog I realized that it was September 5th, the tenth anniversary of my father's s: Grave men, near death, who see with blinding sight Blind eyes could blaze like meteors and be gay, Rage, rage against the dying of the light. And you, my father, there on the sad height, Curse, bless, me now with your fierce tears, I pray. Do not go gentle into that .

Poems dealing with death. likes 16 talking about this. Simply poems from different views dealing with deathFollowers: Death is the road. Life is the traveller. The soul is the guide. – Sri Chinmoy (5) Before us great Death stands. Our fate held close within his quiet hands. When with proud joy we lift Life’s red wine. To drink deep of the mystic shining cup. And ecstasy through all our being leaps— Death bows his head and weeps. – Rainer Maria Rilke.


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