Tag: sunday sayings

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”

Blossom on the Thorn

“Scraps of blackthorn blossom fleck my coat,Another gust of hail, and down they float; A fine spring this— the earth as cold as stone, North-easterlies that cut you to the bone. The primroses have withered, one by one,The bluebells cower, praying for the sun…”… Continue Reading “Blossom on the Thorn”

Nutmeg & Ginger

He’s of the colour of Nutmeg… And of the heat of the ginger. It is a beast for Perseus: he is pure air and fire; and the dull elements of earth and water never appear in him, but only in patient stillness Henry V… Continue Reading “Nutmeg & Ginger”