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A Transcription of Gerard Manley Hopkins' "Spring and Fall: To a Young Child" (plus a short poem)

Márgarét, are you grieving
Over Goldengrove unleaving?
Leáves, like the things of man, you
With your fresh thoughts care for, can you?
Ah!  ás the heart grows older… 188 more words

Porkies 2

Continuing with my previous post, here’s three more poems I left behind on a recent trip to the Porcupine Mountains in Michigan’s beautiful Upper Peninsula. 322 more words

Poetry

Those glorious autumn leaves.

As an October baby, our friend Ben loves the beauty of fall more than any other season. Not that I needed a reminder, but I couldn’t help but be reminded of this last week when Silence Dogood and I traveled from Pennsylvania through the Shenandoah Valley to the Blue Ridge to visit our friends Cole, Bruce and Edith in scenic Charlottesville, VA. 274 more words

Wit And Wisdom

Good grief

Spring and Fall

to a young child

by Gerald Manley Hopkins 1,104 more words

Poetry

Poems for October 2008

Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-89)

Spring and Fall
to a young child

Márgarét, áre you gríeving
Over Goldengrove unleaving?
Leáves, líke the things of man, you…

247 more words
Monthly Poetry Installment

Gerard Manley Hopkins: A Trip into a Field of Storm-torn Sunflowers Reminded Me of a Poem

“Spring and Fall: To a young child”
by Gerard Manley Hopkins

Margaret, are you grieving
Over Goldengrove unleaving?
Leaves, like the things of man, you… 311 more words

Art

Autumn intimations.

Reading a wonderful post by Shannon of the Shibaguyz this morning, “Early Morning Company,” reminded our friend Ben that I’d promised you all a treat when fall was finally on our doorstep when I wrote the post “Pied Beauty” back in April. 717 more words

Wit And Wisdom