• Daybreak In The Desert

    No cheerful note of bird in leafy bower,
    No glistening water dancing in the light,
    No dewdrop trembling on some modest flower,... more »

  • In The Desert

    A cloudless sky o’erhead, and all around
    The level country stretching like a sea—
    A dull grey sea, that had no seeming bound,... more »

  • Song Of The Torres Strait Islands

    Bold Torres, the sailor, came and went,
    with his swarthy, storm-worn band,
    he saw Saavedra's Isle to north-
    to south a loom of land.... more »