The Black Riders & Other Lines

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The Black Rider & Other Lines  (1905) 
by Stephen Crane
  1. Black riders came from the sea.
  2. Three little birds in a row
  3. In the Desert
  4. Yes, I have a thousand tongues
  5. Once There Came a Man
  6. God fashioned the ship of the world carefully
  7. Mystic shadow, bending near me,
  8. I looked here
  9. I stood upon a high place,
  10. Should the wide world roll away,
  11. In a lonely place,
  12. "And the sins of the fathers shall be"
  13. If there is a witness to my little life,
  14. There was a crimson clash of war.
  15. "Tell brave deeds of war."
  16. Charity thou art a lie,
  17. There were many who went in huddled procession
  18. In heaven
  19. A god in wrath
  20. A learned man came to me once
  21. There was, before me
  22. Once I saw mountains angry
  23. Places Among the Stars
  24. I Saw a Man Pursuing the Horizon
  25. Behold, the grave of a wicked man
  26. There was set before me a mighty hill
  27. A youth in apparel that glittered
  28. "Truth," said a traveller
  29. Behold, from the land of the farther suns
  30. Supposing that I should have the courage
  31. Many workmen
  32. Two or three angels
  33. There was one I met upon the road
  34. I Stood upon a Highway
  35. A man saw a ball of gold in the sky
  36. I Met a Seer
  37. On the horizon the peaks assembled
  38. The ocean said to me once
  39. The livid lightnings flashed in the clouds
  40. And you love me
  41. Love walked alone
  42. I walked in a desert
  43. There came whisperings in the winds
  44. I was in the Darkness
  45. Tradition, thou art for suckling children
  46. Many red devils ran from my heart
  47. "Think as I think," said a man
  48. Once there was a man
  49. I stood musing in a black world
  50. You say you are holy
  51. A man went before a strange God
  52. Why do you strive for greatness, fool?
  53. Blustering God
  54. "It was wrong to do this," said the angel
  55. A man toiled on a burning road
  56. A man feared that he might find an assassin
  57. With eye and with gesture
  58. The sage lectured brilliantly
  59. Walking in the sky
  60. Upon the road of my life
  61. There was a Man and a Woman
  62. There was a man who lived a life of fire
  63. There was a great cathedral
  64. Friend, your white beard sweeps the ground
  65. Once, I knew a fine song
  66. If I should cast off this tattered coat
  67. God lay dead in heaven
  68. A spirit sped

This work was published before January 1, 1927, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.