Famous Meadowlark Poems by Famous Poets
These are examples of famous Meadowlark poems written by some of the greatest and most-well-known modern and classical poets. PoetrySoup is a great educational poetry resource of famous meadowlark poems. These examples illustrate what a famous meadowlark poem looks like and its form, scheme, or style (where appropriate).
by Jeffers, Robinson
...breed of the grasshopper shrills, "What does the future
Matter, we shall be dead?" Ah, grasshoppers,
Death's a fierce meadowlark: but to die having made
Something more equal to the centuries
Than muscle and bone, is mostly to shed weakness.
The mountains are dead stone, the people
Admire or hate their stature, their insolent quietness,
The mountains are not softened nor troubled
And a few dead men's thoughts have the same temper....Read More
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