Category: people

To the Poet before Battle

“Now, youth, the hour of thy dread passion comes;Thy lovely things must all be laid away;And thou, as others, must face the riven dayUnstirred by rattle of the rolling drums,Or bugles’ strident cry. When mere noise numbsThe sense of being, the sick soul doth…

Planing the figure sand

A photo + poet for Sunday Sayings

Londonscape (2)

Photo of the St Paul’s ‘highway to heaven’