Daily Archives: November 16, 2015

100 Great Web Sites for Poetry Lovers

Title: 100 Great Web Sites for Poetry Lovers (Great Site) Author: OnlineColleges.Net, USA Full Text & Source: http://www.onlinecolleges.net/100-great-web-sites-for-poetry-lovers/ The Internet, Online, 16/11/2015 Sample Text: Reading Poetry: Classic From the sonnets of Shakespeare to the passion of Poe, find your favorite … Continue reading

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Night Drive By Tom French

The closest, Mother, we have been in years was a night drive back from Achill on our own. Our tyres pressed their smooth cheeks to the ice, gripping nothing, squealing, barely holding on. Something stepped into our beam and stood … Continue reading

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Abbey Assaroe by William Allingham

Gray, gray is Abbey Assaroe, by Belashanny town, It has neither door nor window, the walls are broken down; The carven-stones lie scatter’d in briar and nettle-bed! The only feet are those that come at burial of the dead. A … Continue reading

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Aeolian Harp by William Allingham

O pale green sea, With long, pale, purple clouds above – What lies in me like weight of love ? What dies in me With utter grief, because there comes no sign Through the sun-raying West, or the dim sea-line … Continue reading

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Ode: We Are the Music Makers by Arthur O’Shaughnessy

We are the music-makers, And we are the dreamers of dreams, Wandering by lone sea-breakers, And sitting by desolate streams; World-losers and world-forsakers, On whom the pale moon gleams; Yet we are the movers and shakers Of the world for … Continue reading

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