Tag: poet

Breathless with adoration

It is a beauteous evening, calm and free,The holy time is quiet as a NunBreathless with adoration; the broad sunIs sinking down in its tranquility;~ William Wordsworth [One for the summer solstice though this is the end of May and almost the last time…

For T. E. Hulme

These verses reference some poems of T. E. Hulme – father of Imagist poetry and hence I have tried to capture the aesthetic of this movement for Frank’s prompt: Imagism revisited

It’s in the mix

Glory be to God for dappled things –For skies of couple-colour as a brinded cow;For rose-moles all in stipple upon trout that swim;Fresh-firecoal chestnut-falls; finches’ wings;Landscape plotted and pieced – fold, fallow, and plough;And all trades, their gear and tackle and trim.All things counter,…