Sunday Poem~

Hermes of the Ways

H. D.


About This Poem

“Hermes of the Ways” was published in Vol. 1, No. 5 of Des Imagistes in February of 1914.

Hilda Doolittle was born on September 10, 1886, in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Her collections of poetry include Sea Garden (Constable and Company, Ltd, 1916) and Helen in Egypt (New Directions, 1961). She died on September 27, 1961.


Photo credit: Perdita Schaffner/New Directions