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Day 163: Old Flames Haunting (Cywydd deuair fyrion, a Cywyddau poem))

A Cywydd deuair fyrion is a Welsh poetry form made up of four syllable couplets with an aa bb ccc etc. rhyme scheme

Old Flames Haunting… 74 more words


Poems to Live By: 'Tomatoes'

There’s a certain irony to 24 hour news. It feels as if the more news we get, the less important it all seems. It certainly feels less real somehow. 574 more words

Let’s go to … Swansea

Dylan Thomas’s birthplace is celebrating its native poet with the first annual Dylan Day on 14 May. We look at attractions poetry-related and not, plus where to eat, sleep and, of course, raise a glass to the great man


Winter Trees (in memoriam: the 5 crew of Avro Anson N5130 - 15th Feb 1944) by Peter Walker

in the long years of play & growing

& picking mushrooms in Marl Woods

history passed us by


just the khaki shadow of my father… 819 more words

Tuesday Poem

Roots and Wings (Cyhydedd Fer)

The poetry form used here is the Cyhydedd Fer. It is a Welsh poetry form that is made up of an 8 syllable couplet with an end rhyme. 7 more words