Themes :

Poems with the theme of Autumn

  A Morning Offering
  For Freedom
  On Waking
  Anandamurti (Sarkar, Prabhat Ranjan) Oh unknown traveler, you come alone
  Angelou, Maya A Brave and Startling Truth
  Angelou, Maya Phenomenal Woman
  Angelou, Maya When great trees fall
  Basho, Matsuo A banana plant in the autumn gale
  Basho, Matsuo Along this road
  Basho, Matsuo It is deep autumn
  Basho, Matsuo Journey's end
  Beni Raga Ramkali
  Bernart de Ventadorn When I see the lark beating
  Berry, Wendell Horseback on Sunday morning
  Berry, Wendell Sabbaths 1999, VII
  Berry, Wendell The Silence
  Bhawani, Rupa I did not come on this earth as a seed
  Brabazon, Francis Dawn is a Friend
  Buson a moment
  Buson The late evening crow
  Chinook (Anonymous) Teach us, and show us the Way
  Colliver, Andrew When the World Comes Clear
  cummings, e. e. now does our world descend
  Dickinson, Emily More than the Grave is closed to me
  Dogen, Eihei One of fifteen verses on Dogen's mountain retreat:
  Emre, Yunus Oh disciple of love, open your eyes
  Farid, Baba Sheikh His grace may fall upon us at anytime
  Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von The Second Poem the Night-Walker Wrote
  Granum Sinapis (Anonymous) Granum Sinapis
  Gyatso, Kelsang Little Tiger
  Hafiz The Pearl on the Ocean Floor
  Hafiz (Ladinsky, Daniel) How Could a Lover Fall?
  Han-Ch'ing, Kuan this autumn scene's worth words paint
  Han-shan (Cold Mountain) My heart is like the autumn moon
  Hanh, Thich Nhat Contemplation
  Hanh, Thich Nhat Looking for Each Other
  Herbert, George Church Monuments
  Hirshfield, Jane Autumn Quince
  Hirshfield, Jane Ripeness
  Hirshfield, Jane The Heart's Counting Knows Only One
  Holderlin, Friedrich Hyperion's Song of Destiny
  Holmes, Dick You Have Me
  Ibn Ata' Illah A feeling of discouragement when you slip up
  Issa, Kobayashi Autumn wind
  Jakushitsu Rain in Autumn
  Jayadeva My heart values his vulgar ways (from The Gitagovinda)
  Khayyam, Omar [28] With them the Seed of Wisdom did I sow
  Khayyam, Omar [53] With Earth's first Clay They did the Last Man knead
  Khayyam, Omar [57] Oh Thou, who didst with Pitfall and with gin
  Krishnamurti, Jiddu I have been a wanderer long (from The Search)
  Lawrence, D. H. Dolor of Autumn
  Levertov, Denise Stepping Westward
  Levine, Stephen Meng's mountain
  Li Bai Autumn River Song
  Li Bai To Tu Fu from Shantang
  Llull, Ramon January (from The Book of the Lover and Beloved)
  Machado, Antonio Autumn Daybreak
  Mechthild of Magdeburg A fish cannot drown in water
  Merton, Thomas A Psalm
  Merton, Thomas The Fall
  Milosz, Czeslaw This Only
  Mueller, Lisel What is Left to Say
  Neruda, Pablo I do not love you as if you were salt-rose, or topaz
  Nukata Autumn Wind
  Oliver, Colin The pavement shattered
  Oliver, Mary Have You Ever Tried to Enter the Long Black Branches?
  Oliver, Mary The Summer Day
  Plunkett, Joseph Mary I See His Blood Upon the Rose
  Ramsay, Jay Infinity and Beyond
  Reninger, Elizabeth Late Autumn
  Rilke, Rainer Maria The Second Elegy (from The Duino Elegies)
  Rilke, Rainer Maria You who let yourselves feel: enter the breathing
  Rosenstock, Gabriel the grace showered on me
  Rumi, Mevlana Jelaluddin At night we fall into each other with such grace
  Rumi, Mevlana Jelaluddin come
  Rumi, Mevlana Jelaluddin The real work belongs to someone who desires God
  Rumi, Mevlana Jelaluddin What I want is to see your face
  Rumi, Mevlana Jelaluddin With Us
  Rumi, Mevlana Jelaluddin You and I have spoken all these words
  Ryokan The Autumn Moon
  Ryokan To kindle a fire
  Saraha The Royal Song of Saraha (Dohakosa)
  Seng-Ts'an The Mind of Absolute Trust
  Shabistari, Mahmud The Wine of Rapture (from The Secret Rose Garden)
  Shih Shu "nothing to do; nothing to lose"
  Shiwu (Stonehouse) Outside the door I made but don't close
  Solovyov, Vladimir And it was here -- it was autumn
  Solovyov, Vladimir Three Meetings
  Stafford, William A Message from Space
  Stagnaro, Janaka Crushing Leaves
  Stein, Edith I Will Remain With You...
  Stevens, Wallace Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird
  Symeon the New Theologian The fire rises in me
  T'ao Ch'ien Autumn chrysanthemums have beautiful color
  Tagore, Rabindranath (80) I am like a remnant of a cloud of autumn (from Gitanjali)
  Tilopa Song of the Mahamudra (Tilopa's Song to Naropa)
  Tolkien, J. R. R. EƤrendil the Mariner
  Tolkien, J. R. R. Legolas's Song of the Sea
  Tu Fu Moon, Rain, Riverbank
  Tu Fu Rain, Four Poems: Two Selections
  Tulsi Sahib The Rainy Season
  Ungar, Lynn Passover
  Vaughan, Henry Unprofitableness
  Walters, Dorothy Nomads
  Wei, Wang Drifting on the Lake
  Wei, Wang Living in the Mountain on an Autumn Night
  Whitman, Walt [8] The little one sleeps in its cradle (from Song of Myself)
  Whitman, Walt [9] The big doors of the country barn stand open and ready (from Song of Myself)
  Wordsworth, William Oh! yet a few short years of useful life (from The Prelude, Book 14)
  Wright, Richard I am nobody:
  Wright, Richard The day is so long
  Wright, Richard This autumn evening
  Yogananda, Paramahansa Samadhi