A Poetry Post

Afternoon on a Hill by Edna St. Vincent Millay, 1892 – 1950   I will be the gladdest thing Under the sun! I will touch a hundred flowers And not pick one. I will look at cliffs and clouds With quiet eyes, Watch the wind bow down the grass, And the grass rise. And when lights begin to show […]

To leave your loneliness

This probably isn’t your typical New Years post. However, loneliness is something everyone experiences in their life. Unfortunately many feel it particularly around this time of the year. Don’t forget to spread cheer wherever you go. Maybe someone can outride their loneliness for a little while. The poem below describes escaping from it beautifully. The […]

The Lady of Shalott

By Lord Alfred Tennyson Part I On either side the river lie Long fields of barley and of rye, That clothe the wold and meet the sky; And through the field the road runs by To many-towered Camelot; And up and down the people go, Gazing where the lilies blow Round an island there below, […]

Poetry Problems

To be so close and yet so far away… Love in a Life by Robert Browning   Room after room, I hunt the house through We inhabit together. Heart, fear nothing, for, heart, thou shalt find her, Next time, herself!—not the trouble behind her Left in the curtain, the couch’s perfume! As she brushed it, […]