Elements of the verse: questions and answers. WINTER STARS (Sara Teasdale) I went out at night alone; The young blood flowing beyond the sea Seemed to have drenched my spirit's wings - I bore my sorrow heavily. Winter Stars by Sara Teasdale. A Winter Night My window-pane is starred with frost, The world is bitter cold to-night, The moon is cruel, and the wind Is like a two-edged sword to smite. "Stars Over Snow" is a simple winter carol for SATB chorus that sounds great with four or four hundred voices. Sara Teasdale (August 8, 1884 – January 29, 1933) was an American lyric poet.She was born Sarah Trevor Teasdale in St. Louis, Missouri, and used the name Sara Teasdale … Public Domain Poetry - Winter Stars by Sara Teasdale Poetry in the public domain, from past literary greats of historic times. By: Shalymar P. The 1910’s poet, Sara Teasdale was known for her short verse showered with powerful and delicate imagery. There's a lot I love about this poem, too--how perfectly it captures the sense of winter melancholy that finds us all from time to time, ... Winter Stars by Sara Teasdale . Winter Stars Sara Teasdale. I went out at night alone; The young blood flowing beyond the sea. I saw a star slide down the sky, Blinding the north as it went by, Too burning and too quick to hold, Too lovely to be bought or sold, Good only to make wishes on And then forever to be gone. Winter Stars Winter Stars - Sara Teasdale. Updated February 28, 2017 | Infoplease Staff. WINTER STARS – We are going to read the full text of the poem Winter Stars which was written by Sara Teasdale. Updated February 28, 2017 | Infoplease Staff. I went out at night alone; The young blood flowing beyond the sea Seemed to have drenched my spirit’s wings— I bore my sorrow heavily. In honor of Winter Solstice 2014, LibriVox volunteers bring you fourteen readings of Winter Stars by Sara Teasdale. But when I lifted up my head From shadows shaken on the snow, I saw Orion in the east Burn steadily as long ago. As mentioned above, it was written by American poet Sara Teasdale. She won would later become the Pulitzer Prize for poetry. Sara Trevor Teasdale, was an American poet born in St. Louis, Missouri in 1884. Ironically, a majority of her poems are about love and beauty, and she won the first Pulitzer Prize for poetry in 1918. But here’s a winter poem, by Sara Teasdale, which I’ve set to music: I went out at night alone; The young blood flowing beyond the sea Seemed to have drenched my spirit’s wings— I bore my sorrow heavily. Winter Stars. A list of poems by Sara Teasdale Born in 1884, Sara Trevor Teasdale's work was characterized by its simplicity and clarity and her use of classical forms. Cantemus Women’s Chorus, University of Montana. Sara Teasdale: Stars ; Cite. She loved one man but married another, divorced, lost her best friend to suicide, and eventually committed suicide herself. Sara Teasdale was born in St. Louis, Missouri to a wealthy family. But when I lifted up my head From shadows shaken on the snow, I saw Orion in the east Burn steadily as long ago. As a young woman she traveled to Chicago and grew acquainted with Harriet Monroe and the literary circle around Poetry. Production details Running Time: 00:19:28 Zip file size: 9MB Catalog date: 2018-01-21 Read by: LibriVox Volunteers Book Coordinator: David Lawrence Meta Coordinator: Many of the speakers in her lyrics are women who face the death or desertion of a loved one. Sara Teasdale (1884 - 1933) was a Missouri-born poet afflicted with poor health from birth. God pity all the poor to-night Who walk the lamp-lit streets of snow. But when I lifted up my head From shadows shaken on the snow, I saw Orion in the east Burn steadily as long ago. Born in 1884, Sara Trevor Teasdale's work was characterized by its simplicity and clarity and her use of classical forms. I went out at night alone; The young blood flowing beyond the sea Seemed to have drenched my spirit's wings, I bore my sorrow heavily. "Stars" by Sara Teasdale is a charming poem that doesn't seem to want to express anything more than the beauty of the stars on a clear summer's night. Winter Stars. God pity all the homeless ones, The beggars pacing to and fro. It’s not winter yet! Sara Teasdale: Winter Stars. Analysis of Sara Teasdale's poems - description of poetic forms and elements. More info: j Search. - The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting American poets. Winter Stars. 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