Claude McKay's Early Poetry (1911-1922): A Digital CollectionMain MenuIntroduction: About this SiteAmardeep Singh, Lehigh UniversityConstab Ballads (1912) -- Digital EditionClaude McKay's "Constab Ballads"Songs of Jamaica (1912): Digital EditionBook of poetry by Claude McKay. Preface by Walter Jekyll.Early Uncollected Poetry (1911-1922)Uncollected Poems by Claude McKay published in Jamaican, British, and American magazinesWorkers Dreadnought PoetrySpring in New Hampshire (1920): Digital EditionHarlem Shadows (1922): Digital EditionHarlem Shadows Digital EditionSelected Poems of Claude McKay (1953)Approximating the Table of Contents of "Selected Poems of Claude McKay"Criticism and Contextual EssaysWorks CitedWorks Cited for "Claude McKay's Early Poetry (1912-1922)"TEI/XML Editions (in progress/coming soon)Links to TEI versions of these textsAmardeep Singhc185e79df2fca428277052b90841c4aba30044e1
Hopping off the Tram
12017-07-18T15:17:55-04:00Amardeep Singhc185e79df2fca428277052b90841c4aba30044e1691Poem by Claude McKay. From "Songs of Jamaica" (1912)plain2017-07-18T15:17:55-04:00Amardeep Singhc185e79df2fca428277052b90841c4aba30044e1IT would not stop, So I took a hop, An', Lard oh, my foot a miss! It sent me do'n Slam on de groun', An' I had a dusty kiss.
The car went 'long With its hummin' song, An' I too went my way; But the sudden fall I did recall, And shall for many a day.
This page has paths:
12017-06-19T12:28:05-04:00Amardeep Singhc185e79df2fca428277052b90841c4aba30044e1Songs of Jamaica (1912): Digital EditionAmardeep Singh27Book of poetry by Claude McKay. Preface by Walter Jekyll.plain2017-07-18T15:33:23-04:00Amardeep Singhc185e79df2fca428277052b90841c4aba30044e1