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Shelley Fountain is on BBC News Online

So the Shelley Fountain has made the local news again on the BBC News website, see screen grab below. Featuring a Peter Cox photograph from… 38 more words

Hidden Horsham

Dedication: To A Poet Dying Young #atozchallenge.

For the past six weeks, I have been writing Letters to Dead Poets for the Blogging from A-Z April Challenge. This wasn’t a selection of the world’s greatest, most influential poets. 482 more words


Finest Tea Cup of All!

Hi Friends,

Life’s been busy these days and so I haven’t been able to blog as much as I would like.

My friend  picked up this beautiful teacup and saucer today and it was so pretty that I thought to share it with you.  80 more words

S-Shelley: Advice from A Dead Poet #atozchallenge

“Rise like Lions after slumber
In unvanquishable number-
Shake your chains to earth like
Which in sleep had fallen on you
Ye are many-they are few.”

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Spanish Steps

lovers and strangers
come searching
for romance
among sweeping
Bourbon pretensions
and trite papal patronage
scaling the Quirinal
joining two cultures
the sacred and secular… 52 more words


Dear Aspiring Poet







Much has originated from the brief intersection of our lives at the Internet Cafe on that sunny Sunday morning in Paradise some time ago. 1,050 more words

Ozymandias: The Poem We Teach and the Poem Shelley Wrote

By Percy Bysshe Shelley

I met a traveller from an antique land
Who said—“Two vast and trunkless legs of stone
Stand in the desert. 2,911 more words