Before Storm

Before Storm is a poem that L.M. Montgomery published in the November 1909 issue of The Canadian Magazine, a Toronto periodical, and included in The Watchman and Other Poems. It also appears in The Poetry of Lucy Maud Montgomery and in A World of Songs: Selected Poems, 1894–1921.

First Line

There’s a grayness over the harbour like fear on the face of a woman

Bibliography

Montgomery, L.M. “Before Storm.” The Canadian Magazine (Toronto), November 1909, 44.

Also in The Watchman and Other Poems, 18–19.

Also in The Poetry of Lucy Maud Montgomery, selected by John Ferns and Kevin McCabe, 64. Markham, ON: Fitzhenry and Whiteside, 1987.

Also in A World of Songs: Selected Poems, 1894–1921, 69.