Tagged: poetry

rose under fire

Rose Under Fire by

It is 1944 and American pilot Rose Justice is working in England, she has joined the ATA and is hard at work transporting planes for the RAF, and occasionally flying important people about. Returning from one such mission she encounters a...

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Going Wodwo (Fragile things week 3) by

Beware of spoilers. Discussion welcome. Okay, this is one of those posts where I may type and type and yet say nothing, because I’m really unsure of what I want to say. I guess I don’t like it all that much....

Default fox is the defaults - Image taken from page 40 of 'Travels in Africa during the years 1875-1878 (1879-1883-1882-1886) ... from The British Library

TT #11

Because April is America’s National Poetry Month I thought I may as well celebrate this furrin-type event by listing 13 poems from either the The Rattle Bag or from Soundings, anthologies that we used in school. Snake by D.H. Lawrence He...

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Goodbye and thanks for all the fish

Its been fun, over the past few years, but *shrug* I’m bored now. And so, am retiring from the blogosphere. For my final post I’d like to mention one of my favourite poems, We Are Seven by William Wordsworth. Its my...