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Illumination

Green velvet smoking jacket
svelte and warm and treasured
since Cambridge
the pool of light that quickened
the grain in his oak desk was
as much a portal for him… 164 more words

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Illumination

Hans Christian Andersen by Anne Grahame Johnstone – see art.co.uk

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Green velvet smoking jacket
svelte and warm and treasured
since Cambridge
the pool of light that quickened…

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T-u-r-q-u-o-i-s-e

First word she’d scratched on slate. Shaping her days and dreams, she loved sound, colour and stone better than her name. ‘Yes love – our Cornish sea be turquoise.’ 65 more words

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XENIA by Eugenio Montale Translated Mario Petrucci (Arc Publications)

Montale’s sequence of twenty-eight poems written in response to the death of his wife in 1963 has, naturally enough, been compared to the Poems of 1912-13… 1,208 more words

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