“Vita Nuova” by Helen Hoyt

Vita Nuova

I have entered into my heritance;
I am also one of the kingdom.
Oh it is good to the heart,
The pride of it swelleth the heart,
The love of it reacheth forth the hands in greeting.
Lo, I have part in the clouds
And the stars are mind and the sunlight;


Helen Hoyt's poem "Vita Nuova" was published in the 1917 Others anthology. To read the poem in full in a digitized version of this publication, click the following links: