Tag: poet

Steps back in time

I’ve been out of the broadband loop for the past 2 weeks since moving house and have not had a chance to post some of the photos I took visiting the Caradon copper mines of Bodmin last month. A boom and bust venture which…

Taking more steps

“High purposed we shall traverse realm on realm,cleaving to none as to a home,the world of spirit wishes not to fetter usbut raise us higher, step by step. “Hermann Hesse ~ Steps Clambered up these stone steps on a recent walk from Edgcumbe to…

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…