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The Highwayman

The wind was a torrent of darkness upon the gusty trees,

The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas,

The road was a ribbon of moonlight looping the purple moor, 1,016 more words

Commonplace Book

NPM #15 - The Highwayman

PART ONE

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, 1,043 more words

Books

'Daddy Fell Into The Pond' by Alfred Noyes

‘Daddy Fell Into The Pond’

by Alfred Noyes

“Everyone grumbled. The sky was grey.
We had nothing to do and nothing to say.
We were nearing the end of a dismal day, 38 more words

Poetry

Reflections.....Inspirational Poem

March 31 / 16

A Prayer In Time Of War – Poem by Alfred Noyes

The war will change many things in art and life, and among them, it is to be hoped, many of our own ideas as to what is, and what is not, “intellectual.” … 169 more words

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Rio

Every so often our writing group gathers. We eat and laugh, cry and share our lives that were once more closely connected but now seem to only pass occasionally. 924 more words

94. AMY GODDARD "Secret Garden" (2016). A pre-release review

My regular readers will no doubt already be aware of the name of the remarkable young singer / song-writer Amy Goddard; because I have already reviewed her highly acclaimed debut album… 614 more words

Phil The Music Quill

The Highwayman

I have a deep and abiding love for this poem, a love that has grown over time.

As a very small child I remember my Mother reciting Alfred Noyes’ The Highwayman to me. 1,136 more words

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