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Poem by John Bannister Tabb


Out of the dusk a shadow,
    Then, a spark; 
Out of the cloud a silence,
    Then, a lark; 
Out of the heart a rapture,
    Then, a pain; 
Out of the dead, cold ashes,
    Life again.

John Bannister Tabb

John Bannister Tabb's other poems:
  1. The Reaper
  2. Consecration
  3. Hare-Bells
  4. A Little Child's Prayers
  5. Deflowered

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