The Secret Iron of the Heart 

Songs at the Forge of Awakening Man


Poems by Arvia MacKaye Ege
Adonis Press 1982
ISBN 0-932776-12-4
40 pages, paperback: $12.50; hardcover: $18.00



Description

Sometimes the great heart-searing movement and power of Gerard Manly Hopkins comes to mind – at others, the pregnant stillness of Emily Dickinson or the apocalyptical vision of Blake.
---- Joan Pyle Dufault

CONTENTS

Prelude

DOORWAY TO DESTINY

THE QUEST OF YOUTH

THE SECRET IRON OF THE HEART

THE HAND OF THE WORKMAN

FORGED IN SUN

TEMPERED IN TRUTH

THE GIFT AND THE GIVER

THE VOICE OF AWAKENING MAN

Postlude

LIFE-WAY TO THE SPIRIT

Index