D. H. Lawrence

David Herbert Lawrence (11 September 1885 – 2 March 1930) was an English writer and poet. His collected works represent, among other things, an extended reflection upon the dehumanizing effects of modernity and industrialization. Some of the issues Lawrence explores are sexuality, emotional health, vitality, spontaneity, and instinct.

Wintry Peacock by D. H. Lawrence

Story type: LiteratureThere was thin, crisp snow on the ground, the sky was blue, the wind very cold, the air clear. Farmers were just turning out the cows for an hour or ...

Tease by D. H. Lawrence

Story type: LiteratureI WILL give you all my keys, You shall be my chatelaine, You shall enter as you please, As you please shall go again.When I hear you jingling throug ...

Study by D. H. Lawrence

Story type: LiteratureSOMEWHERE the long mellow note of the blackbird Quickens the unclasping hands of hazel, Somewhere the wind-flowers fling their heads back, Stirred b ...

The Wild Common by D. H. Lawrence

Story type: LiteratureTHE quick sparks on the gorse bushes are leaping, Little jets of sunlight-texture imitating flame; Above them, exultant, the pee-wits are sweeping: ...

Monologue Of A Mother by D. H. Lawrence

Story type: LiteratureTHIS is the last of all, this is the last! I must hold my hands, and turn my face to the fire, I must watch my dead days fusing together in dross, S ...

Virgin Youth by D. H. Lawrence

Story type: LiteratureNow and again All my body springs alive, And the life that is polarised in my eyes, That quivers between my eyes and mouth, Flies like a wild thing ...

Discord In Childhood by D. H. Lawrence

Story type: LiteratureOUTSIDE the house an ash-tree hung its terrible whips, And at night when the wind arose, the lash of the tree Shrieked and slashed the wind, as a sh ...

Week-Night Service by D. H. Lawrence

Story type: LiteratureTHE five old bells Are hurrying and eagerly calling, Imploring, protesting They know, but clamorously falling Into gabbling incoherence, never resti ...

In A Boat by D. H. Lawrence

Story type: LiteratureSEE the stars, love, In the water much clearer and brighter Than those above us, and whiter, Like nenuphars.Star-shadows shine, love, How many stars ...