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Sketches

Some observations on the streams of humanity passing by
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The contagion that killed the fisherman's wife

(this is my translation from the Arabic of AMM’s poem published 2018, and which forms part of a bigger narrative work looking at the transference of guilt and sin, and our relationship to death.)
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Lilies: Love's Opening

Standing in front of the florist’s, “I want flowers,” she said, “Lilies. These’ll open in Ireland; only Ones that will; like those inked glories Olga...
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Poem of the week

In the shadow of geraniums

a passion play with geraniums as the backdrop
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Wakening

Part of the passion series

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31 of my comments have received 32 Great Feedback votes

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Your love comes across in

Posted on Sat, 01 May 2021

Your love comes across in each line, and the the fractues of her life are strikingly portrayed in this unforgettable piece.

bhi 

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The connection to all that is

Posted on Thu, 06 May 2021

The connection to all that is around us is so evident in the poem and the desire to be part of that so strong. Wonderful poem to read and reread and enjoy the different threads that it pursues and also as a monument to those that we love.

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Posted in Resting Place

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The colour of joy is firstly,

Posted on Fri, 07 May 2021

The colour of joy is firstly, the simplicity oif new life, and then secondly the giving of love as that life blossoms. As always, OMT, there are so many themes to explore and so many questions raised; "Rachel means ewe" works on many levels and i...

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Posted in The Domestication of Sheep

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"every moment holds 

Posted on Thu, 29 Apr 2021

"every moment holds 

a capacity for conversion," - OMT, I shall carry this sentence with me as a reminder that change is the only fixed reality. A beautiful and haunting poem.

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Posted in The Hierophant

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This is constructed with

Posted on Tue, 20 Apr 2021

This is constructed with consummate skill; there is such wonderful word play and thoughfulness into each line. Thank you for highlighting this problem. In the village and those around we're letting the verges grow wild, clearing old ponds to...

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I love the picture of "a

Posted on Sun, 11 Apr 2021

I love the picture of "a trout feels the river." And the contrast with the mayfly. The lesson I take away - and this is my aged age talking - is to feel the flow of life as it streams past. Another wonderful poem from your sharp pen.

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This is a fitting tribute and

Posted on Wed, 14 Apr 2021

This is a fitting tribute and may they always coruscate.

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Posted in Setting Sons

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We thought the trees had

Posted on Tue, 13 Apr 2021

We thought the trees had perished and had it not been for the persistence of the youngest would have been cut down and uprooted. We had to be patient, but in the end we had what we had always wanted; trees as generous as the mother and partner we...

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Posted in Gratitude

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Thank you so much for reading

Posted on Tue, 13 Apr 2021

Thank you so much for reading this and commenting. Memories can be overwhelming and we are constantly reminded, but we have to learn to see what is there now and appreciate. That is what she taught me and our daughters, and the revenant tree...

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I am glad you enjoyed this.

Posted on Thu, 08 Apr 2021

I am glad you enjoyed this. Love is a journey and the expectancy of return is one of its joys.

B

 

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