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Oh, Meg Leigh

I was a weird kid.

Spent a lot of time on PointlessSites, got really excited when I realized that the person I was talking  to on Neopets was in a whole different state (!). 260 more words

Prometheus Uncreased

No-one could press a shirt
Like Percy Bysshe Shelley.
It said in a programme
I saw on the telly.

He would flatten with flair
Like a hero Byronic, 10 more words

Odds And Sods

Double-blogging

We have our movie site up at www.swimmingwithbyron.com, so there will be some double-posting. Please follow us on Facebook @swimmingwithbyron, on Twitter @swimwithbyron, and on the webpage. 47 more words

Byron

Some tragic context to Dorothy Wordsworth's "Floating Island": or, "Lines addressed to my kind friend & medical attendant, Thomas Carr"

I was very pleased with the response to “Floating Island” by Dorothy Wordsworth. Apparently, the short post inspired at least one person to read more of her poetry, which I consider a success, however small. 472 more words

Poetry

J'ai besoin de toi.

Era tan cierto aquello de los estallidos
En los párpados escondidos
Cuando me tenías los ojos
Bien abiertos.

Tan cierto como la calidad de un poeta absurdo, 294 more words

Poetry

Silence

PART THREE of ROMANTIC FICTIONS AND CASUALTIES

Silence by Fuseli, 1799-1801 Oil on canvas, Kunsthaus, Zurich.

Image source: WGA

The lightning struck, and receded, the earth quaked and settled again. 614 more words

Art