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Poetry in Motion

I do not ask for youth, nor for delay in the rising of time’s irreversible river that takes the jewelled arc of the waterfall in which I glimpse, minute by glinting minute, all that I have and all I am always losing as sunlight… Continue Reading “Poetry in Motion”

Bridges of Sighs

For Merril’s Poetics prompt she has gives us: Bridges

Winding river

For my Poetics prompt, China: Kingdom of the Poem. Choosing one from a given selection of Chinese classical poems and reinterpreting the text, either in our own style or the regulated verse of Chinese ‘Lushi’ form. I chose the former with Du Fu’s ‘Winding River’ poem