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Poetry Of Earth Works By Sally Bradley And Stephen Hawks

April 15th, 2015

Poetry Of Earth Works By Sally Bradley And Stephen Hawks

Poetry of Earth: Works by Sally Bradley and Stephen Hawks
May 31 October 11, 2015
Yarbrough Gallery
The Columbus Museum
1251 Wynnton Road
Columbus, GA 31906
706.748.2562 x320
kzohn@columbusmuseum.com
hawksstephen@gmail.com

The poetry of earth is never dead:
When all the birds are faint with the hot sun,
And hide in cooling trees, a voice will run
From hedge to hedge about the new-mown mead;
That is the Grasshopper's--he takes the lead
In summer luxury,--he has never done
With his delights; for when tired out with fun
He rests at ease beneath some pleasant weed.
The poetry of earth is ceasing never:
On a lone winter evening, when the frost
Has wrought a silence, from the stove there shrills
The Cricket's song, in warmth increasing ever,
And seems to one in drowsiness half lost,
The Grasshopper's among some grassy hills.

--On the Grasshopper and Cricket by John...