Florida Scrub Country:And Other Poems

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Poems of the Florida glades and islands. More poems on travels to Greece and China, nature, and a general potpourri.
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Overview

Poems of the Florida glades and islands. More poems on travels to Greece and China, nature, and a general potpourri.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780595166787
  • Publisher: iUniverse, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 1/9/2001
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 192
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.44 (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements xiii
Florida Scrub Country 1
First Day 3
Possum 4
My Huntin' Dawg 6
Scrub Country Fixin's 7
Glade Trip 8
Mud Bug 9
Vultures 10
The Sabal Palm's Demise 11
Wet 12
Pa-hay-Okee 13
Morning at Eco Pond 14
White Pelicans 15
Tree Snail 16
Truckin' 17
Totch Brown 1920-1999 Man o' the Everglades 18
On Writing 21
Word Trip 23
Onomatopoeia 24
Word Food 26
Words 27
Obituary 28
Island Songs 29
Sea Days 31
Baptism 32
Remorse 33
Marsh Moon 34
Day Moon 35
Sun 36
Sunset 37
Beach Girls 38
Sea Urchin 39
Mangroves 40
The Fisherman 41
Osprey 42
Sea Sculptures 43
Singing 44
Daytrip 45
At the Beach 46
Mystery 47
Mahoe 48
Australian Pines 49
Death of our Jamaican Palm 50
Water Lilies 51
The Excavators 52
Caloosa Man 53
Island House 54
Storm 55
Captiva in Summer 56
The Old Captain 57
Travels in the West 59
National Park in the West 61
Sequoia Sempervirens 62
Driving the Oregon Coast, August 1995 63
Travels in Greece 65
Agathos Camelos 67
Kyniska 398-358 BCE 68
Mykonos 69
On Visiting Thira 70
Olous 72
Erechtheion 73
Tavern at Dusk near Sounion 75
Delphi 76
Travels in China 77
Canton 1981 79
Old Woman on Sampan Hong Kong 1981 80
Guilin 1982 81
Nature 83
Toadstools 85
The Web 86
The Great Horned Owl Dines 87
Bugs 88
The Slug 89
Nature's Busyness 90
From Another Country 91
Resurrection Fern 92
Flower Friends 93
To a Phlox 94
Clouds 95
Love 97
Marriage 99
Eleanor, Partner-in-Life 100
Kiss 101
Lost Loves 102
God's Party 103
Canyon 104
City Tree 105
Potpourri 107
Geometry 109
The Bank Teller 110
Bathing 111
4th of July 112
Evolution 113
New Year 114
Janus 115
Lottery 116
Temple of Concord 430 BCE Agrigento, Sicily 117
Stone 118
Lost and Found 119
Seasonal Change 120
Adventure 121
Seven Haiku 122
Memories 123
Regrets 124
Shadows 125
Uncertainties 126
Main Road 127
Detour 128
Infinity 129
City at Night After Rain 130
Nightcap 131
Pimm's No. 1 Cup Since 1840 132
Thanksgiving 1993 133
Train North 134
The Old Fin 135
Roses 136
Glue 137
Funnel 138
Pyramid 139
Cracks 140
Junk Mail 141
Old Tire 142
Biographical Sketches 143
Immigrant 145
George Cormack Jr. 1866-1936 146
Bertha Ludwig Cormack 1882-1959 148
Sunday Message 150
South Miami 1940 151
The Most Important Man in my Life 152
Winford 1901-1969 154
Genevieve Cormack Brown 1903-1975 156
Betty June Williamson 1930-1986 158
Randolph Kenneth Brown 1924-- 159
Firecracker 160
Tarpon 162
Eleanor 163
The Funeral 164
Down a Quart 166
Dying 167
Renewal 169
Narcissus 170
Silence 171
July 172
Death 173
Remains 174
Floatin' Free 175
Magic Show 176
About the Author 177
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