Poetry Blog by Peter Taylor
Frances Macaulay Forde on NIGHTS AND DAYS (Tue, 29 Oct 2019 02:08 am)
Frances Macaulay Forde on NOW OR NEVER? (Tue, 17 Sep 2019 06:01 am)
Devon Brock on CHASTE KISSES AND CONSTELLATIONS (Wed, 24 Jul 2019 10:39 pm)
Moving out and moving on, such is the plan;
we agreed a date in late July –
good for the buyers with half a summer still
to enjoy GB at its best, from breathless arrival,
through the finery of one whole, golden autumn
before hunkering-down deep into winter
and out again when survival allows.
I have, while here for thirty years, learned that
time may be measured by chur...
Saturday 15th August 2020 6:04 pm
And what did you fear when you
thought you might have to fight, again,
to win invitations for your heart and voice, to
reach out with ease to whoever happened to be there?
Now it was, you said, time for poets to refocus –
not just because the others had complied;
isolation and distancing had seen to that.
All of us had sensed change. You were
a poet if you were t...
Monday 4th May 2020 10:25 am