Shorter Works

Shorter Works: 1907

This page lists a selection of shorter works (poems, short stories, and miscellaneous pieces) that L.M. Montgomery published in 1907. All items are signed “L.M. Montgomery,” unless stated otherwise.

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Overview

Short Stories (1)

A Chip of the Old Block

Poems (4)

Gratitude | Longing | The Treasures | In an Old Garden

Miscellaneous Pieces (1)

One Mother’s Opinion (sketch)

A Chip of the Old Block (short story)

Springfield (MA) Republican, 6 January 1907, 22. Scrapbook 8.

Revised

The Canadian Courier (Toronto), 8 February 1913, 8, 21–22.

Collected

Twice upon a Time: Selected Stories, 1898–1939, 119–25 (1913 version).

Gratitude (poem)

Unidentified periodical, ca. 1907. Scrapbook 8.

First line: “I thank thee, friend, for the beautiful thought.”

Reprinted

Walnut Valley Times (El Dorado, KS), 9 March 1907, 1.

Walnut Valley Times (El Dorado, KS), 15 March 1907, 2.

Collected

A World of Songs: Selected Poems, 1894–1921, 90.

Longing (poem)

Donahoe’s Magazine (Boston), May 1907, 520. Scrapbook 8.

First line: “If I could see you once, but once, as in.”

Reprinted

Zion’s Herald (Boston), 8 September 1915, 1140.

Collected

A World of Songs: Selected Poems, 1894–1921, 42.

The Treasures (poem)

The Christian Endeavor World (Boston), 30 May 1907, 708. Scrapbook 8.

First line: “These I may not take with me.”

Collected

A World of Songs: Selected Poems, 1894–1921, 82.

In an Old Garden (poem)

The Canadian Magazine (Toronto), September 1907, 439. Scrapbook 8.

First line: “To-day I walked in dreamful mood adown.”

Collected

A World of Songs: Selected Poems, 1894–1921, 17–18.

One Mother’s Opinion (sketch)

The Standard (Chicago), 9 November 1907, 16 (from “The Interior”).

Synopsis

This sketch was previously published as part of “Half an Hour with Canadian Mothers,” which appeared in 1901. This copy refers to previous publication in a periodical called The Interior, but that version has not yet been found.

Reprinted

The Pacific (Berkeley), 30 July 1908, 12–13.

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“Shorter Works: 1907.” L.M. Montgomery Online, https://lmmonline.org/shorter-works/shorter-works-1907/.