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The Snow Queene, Book II, Canto I

I have posted the first canto (like a first chapter) of Book II of the Snow Queene.  Whereas, Book I retells the story of  26 more words



n. — a rooster; originally applied as a proper noun like a name, it’s now mostly written without a capital

My lungs began to crow like Chanticleer.

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Amoretti IV: The Eremite's Desire

Author’s Note: Spenserian sonnet without meter.

And I now abiding by my vow
Rest in this cloistered eremite’s cell
And though my spirit must drink now — 101 more words


The Snow Queene, Book I, Canto I

I have posted my first canto (like a first chapter) of The Snow Queene, my retelling of Frozen in the style of Edmund Spenser’s  30 more words


Welcome, Introductions

Welcome.  This blog is dedicated to the poetic and visual art that I have created, inspired by Disney’s Frozen, my favorite movie.  Much of the poetry is in the style of Edmund Spenser, one of my favorite poets and my namesake.


My Love is like to ice, and I to fire... (Amoretti XXX)

My Love is like to ice, and I to fire:
How comes it then that this her cold so great
Is not dissolved through my so hot desire, 89 more words


Edmund Spenser - Sonnet 75

One day I wrote her name upon the strand,
But came the waves and washed it away:
Again I wrote it with a second hand, 90 more words