Alice Hamilton

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This is a poem based on an extract from the Aeneid: Virgil (70 BC-19 BC). Book IV, lines 173-197. Gossip, hearsay, rumour: Daughter of Mother Earth...


So how does it begin? A look? A touch? A word? Golden disc on golden chain. The pendulum. Swinging and shining. Love, and lies. The clock ticks. Time...


In February, as winter drew to a close, I posted IN THE GARDEN, a poem in haiku form. Now it is November - time for another winter and another poem...


For July, the focus for Poetry Monthly is ‘Golden’. ****************************************************************** Sometimes you are all colours...


Rome 56 BC - the time of the Republic and some great men: Caesar, Cato and Cicero. This poem tells the story of a priestess, a senator and a poet...


4 of my comments have received 4 Great Feedback votes

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This is absolutely beautiful.

Posted on Thu, 05 Apr 2018

This is absolutely beautiful. Sorry - I have to use an adverb! 

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Wow - this is powerful.

Posted on Tue, 03 Apr 2018

Wow, this is powerful. Your poetry has made me cry. Rather embarrassing as I am in Costa having breakfast!





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A lovely poem!

Posted on Sun, 18 Feb 2018

A lovely poem - charming, emotive, powerful. Form and content are in perfect harmony. Superb!

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This is really impressive.

Posted on Wed, 24 Jan 2018

This is really impressive. I was immediately transported to a strange world. Touching and shocking, amusing and disturbing, above all, thought-provoking. What more might we expect from a poem? Superb!

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