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How Do You Read A Poem?

In 1972 my parents bought me my first poetry book, The Golden Treasury Of Poetry, edited by Louis Untermeyer. For a nine-year-old this was like being given a piece of treasure. 557 more words

Thursday Thoughts

The Humming Birds

📝 The Humming Birds

👤 Alfred Noyes

Green wing and ruby throat,
What shining spell, what exquisite sorcery,
Lured you to float
And fight with bees round this one flowering tree? 123 more words


Sunlight And Sea

📝 Sunlight And Sea

👤 Alfred Noyes

Give me the sunlight and the sea

And who shall take my heaven from me?
Light of the Sun, Life of the Sun, 353 more words


Fighting the Long Defeat


By Avellina Balestri (alias Rosaria Marie), August 25, 2015

Word Count: 248

Rating: G (suitable for all audiences)

Summary: A poem of Chesterton, Tolkien, Lewis, Noyes & Jacques. 258 more words


Results of the competition to win a print copy of "My Old Clock I Wind and Other Poems" by Kevin Morris

On 8 June, I launched a competition offering my readers a chance to win a free, signed copy of my forthcoming collection of poetry, “My Old Clock I Wind and Other Poems”, 62 more words


The Highwayman


The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees.

The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas.

The road was a ribbon of moonlight over the purple moor, 991 more words