Who is George W. Sands

...
Read Full Biography


George W. Sands Poems

  • The Misanthrope Reclaimed - Act Iv
    Scene I. A peak of the Alps. Werner alone. Time, morning.

    Werner.
    ...
  • Mazelli - Canto Iii
    I.

    With plumes to which the dewdrops cling,
    Wide waves the morn her golden wing; ...
  • Acle At The Grave Of Nero
    It is a circumstance connected with the history of Nero, that every spring and summer, for many years after his death, fresh and beautiful flowers were nightly scattered upon his grave by some unknown hand.

    Tradition relates that it was done by a young maiden of Corinth, named Acle, whom Nero had brought to Rome from her native city, whither he had gone in the disguise of an artist, to contend in the Nemean, Isthinian, and Floral games, celebrated there; and whence he returned conqueror in the Palaestra, the chariot race, and the song; bearing with him, like Jason of old, a second Medea, divine in form and feature as the first, and who like her had left father, friends, and country, to follow a stranger.
    ...
  • Mazelli - Canto I
    I.

    "Stay, traveller, stay thy weary steed,
    The sultry hour of noon is near, ...
  • To Isabel
    Come near me with thy lips, and, breathe o'er mine
    Their breath, for I consume with love's desire, -
    Thine ivory arms about me clasp and twine,
    And beam upon mine eye thine eye's soft fire; ...
Read All Poems


Top 10 most used topics by George W. Sands

Soul 37 Earth 35 Deep 35 Wild 33 Voice 30 Wide 29 Bright 29 True 29 Sunny 28 Thought 28


George W. Sands Quotes

Read All Quotes


Comments about George W. Sands

  • Toughlove: the uk tour rolls on 19th - sands centre, carlisle* 20th - st george's hall, bradford* 22nd - o2 forum, london* 23rd - o2 forum, london* 24th - brixton academy, london* 25th - moth club, london - tickets *w/ paul weller
  • Felix_manyindo: yes... and line up all war criminals bill clinton george w. bush barrack obama
  • Susahatch: robert w. merry, author of sands of empire: missionary zeal, american foreign policy, and the hazards of global ambition: "george w. bush and barack obama, with their reckless and arrogant actions in the middle east, destroyed for decades any prospect for stability in that
  • Caw111: "obama faced a finance crash, but tamed it. trump faced a pandemic, but he launched a successful vaccine program. if we are 'back' to anything, it is the blundering of the george w. bush administration on the sands of iraq and the levees of louisiana...
  • Mattgallagher0: "the specter of vietnam has been buried forever in the desert sands of the arabian peninsula.... by god, we've kicked the vietnam syndrome once and for all." - president george h.w. bush, march 1991
Read All Comments

Write your comment about George W. Sands


Poem of the day

Sidney Lanier Poem
Tyranny.
 by Sidney Lanier

'Spring-germs, spring-germs,
I charge you by your life, go back to death.
This glebe is sick, this wind is foul of breath.
Stay: feed the worms.

'Oh! every clod
Is faint, and falters from the war of growth
And crumbles in a dreary dust of sloth,
...

Read complete poem

Popular Poets