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Friday Feast - Food in [Not Fiction But] Poetry, #27, 2015

Goblin Market

Morning and evening

Maids heard the goblins cry:

“Come buy our orchard fruits,

Come buy, come buy:

Apples and quinces,

Lemons and oranges,

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Right now

Tangled In yarn

Searching for answers

On the quest for insight

Conjuring reality from dreams 10 more words


A Happy Discovery

Several years ago my favorite postcard went missing. I use them as bookmarks and assumed I had accidentally left it in a book I returned to the library. 412 more words


The Last of Leighton

And now we’ve reached the end of the Leighton House-Ram Shergill collaboration, in which Shergill mapped selected paintings by Sir Frederic Leighton to his own work as a fashion photographer.   142 more words


Sir Frederic Leighton Meets Christian Lacroix, Sweetie Darling

Here’s yesterday’s posting from the London Fashion Week collaboration between the Leighton House Museum and British fashion photographer Ram Shergill, in which Shergill selected paintings by Leighton and linked them to his own work. 82 more words


Sunday Morning --- Victoriana of the Week

I’ve mentioned before that Leighton House Museum, the former home and studio of the Victorian artist Sir Frederic Leighton, is one of my favourite places in London. 328 more words


Exhibition Review: Swinburne at Balliol

At the weekend we visited a little exhibition at the Balliol College Historical Collections Centre, on Algernon Charles Swinburne, his time at Balliol and his life and work. 773 more words