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Fighting the Long Defeat

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

Fandoms

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

Books

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, 991 more words

Poems

Lunacy

She lays her head down,
just there on his knee,
and all her hair is
ink spilling into
the crush of
his hands.

Breathing out, their lungs spew silver… 160 more words

Alfred Noyes: Guest Poet

The Highwayman
Alfred Noyes, 1880 – 1958

Part I

The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees,
The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas, 999 more words

Poem

World Poetry Day

March 21st is World Poetry Day!

One of my favorite sites to visit and read poetry is Representative Poetry Online.

They offer English and French language poetry over a period of some 1400 years. 504 more words

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