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The Land Of Lost Content By A. E. Housman

Into my heart an air that kills
From yon far country blows:
What are those blue remembered hills,
What spires, what farms are those?

That is the land of lost content, 15 more words

Twenty One...and Older. MUCH Older

When I Was One-and-Twenty

By A. E. Housman

When I was one-and-twenty

       I heard a wise man say,

“Give crowns and pounds and guineas

       But not your heart away; 337 more words

Excerpt and Collaboration Tuesday - When I was One-and-Twenty - Housman

I am thrilled to present today’s post: an illustration of A.E. Housman’s famous poem, “When I was One-and-Twenty,” drawn and composed by Mr. Geo Kalpataru. Geo’s style is vibrant, imaginative, and almost Dr. 29 more words


The Remorseful Day

I was reminded of the below poem by A. E. Housman, while watching a dramatisation of “The Remorseful Day”, the last in the Inspector Morse series, in which Morse meets his maker (or perhaps not as Morse is an atheist). 143 more words

Best reads of 2014 (or what I found in my notebook)

When I read and write, I connect dots. Maybe you do too. Earlier this month, I noticed — and commented on — a Facebook post… 1,341 more words

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