Tag: churchyard

Beloved Daughter

For my Poetics prompt, we are reconstituting a deceased person, one that is unknown to us, neither family nor famous. By way of poetic resurrection, we bring them Back to Life


Illustration – Jackie Morris from the “The Lost Words” (2017) In the churchyard, roving rooks returnsummoned by a tail-spin end to this wintry seasonnoisily they stir age-old roosts, filchfrom neighbours and two-by-two stand watchover their untidy stacks In the rook-roofed sycamore, a lattice work… Continue Reading “Communion”

A world of wings and cries

My Tuesday Poetics Challenge was to ‘Love the Words’ of Dylan Thomas