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Equal affection

I was maybe thirteen or fourteen when I first came across W. H. Auden’s poem ‘The more loving one’. I fell in love with it instantly. 426 more words


Only at Oxford

Ruckkehrunruhe n. The feeling of returning home from an immersive trip only finding it fading rapidly from your awareness.

Coming back to Oxford was a strange thing. 2,652 more words


Another You

“Another I, another You,
Each knowing what to do
But of no use.”
Never Stronger by W.H.AUDEN

The Future Happened while you were Working

The Future Happened while you were Working

Stop all the clocks, the future is now
Silence the sceptics, global warming is real
Species are dying, oceans are wanting… 148 more words


Mohammed Fairouz 'Follow, Poet'

“When power leads man toward arrogance, poetry reminds him of his limitations. When power narrows the area of man’s concern, poetry reminds him of the richness and diversity of existence. 163 more words

Daily Routines

Routine, in an intelligent man, is a sign of ambition. – W.H. Auden