TOPPLING HIS TOWER for Poetry Day Ireland

  It’s Poetry Day Ireland so I am supporting from abroad. This years theme is Truth or Dare so throughout the day I will be posting a few of my older poems on Truth and a few more on being Irish… Toppling his Tower What can I lay by the feet of such beauty? WhatContinue reading “TOPPLING HIS TOWER for Poetry Day Ireland”

UNDER PARIS, day 29 of A Month with Yeats

  Day 29 of Jane Dougherty’s A Month with Yeats and today’s quote is from ‘No Second Troy’ ‘Why, what could she have done, being what she is? Was there another Troy for her to burn?’—W.B. Yeats Jane’s blog is: https://janedougherty.wordpress.com My poem is called: UNDER PARIS   Caught is the consciousness in this constantContinue reading “UNDER PARIS, day 29 of A Month with Yeats”

RED CARPET, day 24 of A Month with Yeats

  I’m running behind on Jane Dougherty’s A Month with Yeats poetry challenge but better a tad tardy than a no-show. Yesterday’s inspirational quote was: ‘We know their dream; enough to know they dreamed and are dead; ‘ —W.B. Yeats ‘ My poem is called RED CARPET   We dream of what can be, notContinue reading “RED CARPET, day 24 of A Month with Yeats”

STILL STANDING, day 21 of A Month with Yeats

  Day 21 for Jane Dougherty’s A Month with Yeats and today’s quote is: ‘…by water among the trees the delicate-stepping stag and his lady sigh’ —W.B. Yeats My poem is called STILL STANDING   Stag standing where the river still ripples, where the wind still whips the waves, where the trees still twist andContinue reading “STILL STANDING, day 21 of A Month with Yeats”

SLEEPING SEEDS, day 18 of A Month with Yeats

  Day 18 of Jane Dougherty’s A Month With Yeats Challenge and today’s quote is: ‘The dews drop slowly and dreams gather’ —W.B. Yeats Jane’s blog is: https://janedougherty.wordpress.com/2017/11/18/a-month-with-yeats-day-eighteen/ My poem is called: SLEEPING SEEDS   We are seeds in nesting spread out over soil now slumbering, still dreaming in the gentle light, now resting underContinue reading “SLEEPING SEEDS, day 18 of A Month with Yeats”

HALF LIGHT, HALF NIGHT, day 17 of A Month with Yeats

  Today’s quote for Jane Dougherty’s A Month with Yeats comes from ‘Aedh Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven’. ‘The blue and the dim and the dark cloths of night and light and the half-light,’ —W.B. Yeats Jane’s blog is: https://janedougherty.wordpress.com/2017/11/17/a-month-with-yeats-day-seventeen/ My poem is called HALF LIGHT, HALF NIGHT   And time finds them foldedContinue reading “HALF LIGHT, HALF NIGHT, day 17 of A Month with Yeats”

FALLEN FROM FABLE, day 13 of A Month with Yeats

  It’s day 13 of Jane Dougherty’s A Month with Yeats and today’s inspiring quote is from ‘The Hosting of the Sidhe’ by W.B. Yeats: ‘Away, come away: empty your heart of its mortal dream.’ My poem today is called: FALLEN FROM FABLE   When this mortal coil uncurls is it a fall into aContinue reading “FALLEN FROM FABLE, day 13 of A Month with Yeats”

THE MONSTER IN THE MAN, day 10 of A Month with Yeats

  It’s day 10 of Jane Dougherty’s A Month with Yeats poetry challenge and today’s quote is as follows: ‘And he saw how the reeds grew dark at the coming of the night tide’ Jane’s blog is: https://janedougherty.wordpress.com/2017/11/10/a-month-with-yeats-day-ten/ My poem today is called: THE MONSTER IN THE MAN   And was he not tied andContinue reading “THE MONSTER IN THE MAN, day 10 of A Month with Yeats”

THROUGH THE SANDS, Day 7 of A Month With Yeats

  Day 7 of Jane Dougherty’s A Month with Yeats poetry challenge and today’s inspirational quote from WB is: ‘…stars, grown old in dancing silver-sandalled on the sea, sing in their high and lonely melody…’ To join in the creativity or just to discover Jane’s gentle genius, her blog link is: https://janedougherty.wordpress.com/category/poetry-2/ My poem todayContinue reading “THROUGH THE SANDS, Day 7 of A Month With Yeats”

WHITE NIGHT, day 4 of A Month with Yeats

  Day 4 of Jane Dougherty’s A Month with Yeats Challenge and in a day behind but onwards we roll. The quote comes from To some I have talked with by the Fire “…till the morning break and the white hush end all but the loud beat of their long wings, the flash of theirContinue reading “WHITE NIGHT, day 4 of A Month with Yeats”

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