The Lady of Shalott (1842 version) – Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Tennyson's 1842 version of 'The Lady of Shalott' read by Rob Goll Continue reading "The Lady of Shalott (1842 version) – Alfred, Lord Tennyson"

Love’s Inspiration — William H. Davies (Poem)

Poem 100 — 100 days of poetry

Give me the chance, and I will make
Thy thoughts of me, like worms this day,
Take wings and change to butterflies
That in the golden light shall play;
Thy cold, clear heart—the quiet pool
That never heard Love's nightingale—
Shall hear his music night and day,
And in no seasons shall it fail. Continue reading "Love’s Inspiration — William H. Davies (Poem)"

Lines Written in Early Spring — William Wordsworth (Poem)

Poem 99 - 100 days of poetry

I heard a thousand blended notes,
While in a grove I sate reclined,
In that sweet mood when pleasant thoughts
Bring sad thoughts to the mind. Continue reading "Lines Written in Early Spring — William Wordsworth (Poem)"

In a Boat – D.H. Lawrence (Poem)

Poem 97 - 100 days of poetry

See the stars, love,
In the water much clearer and brighter
Than those above us, and whiter,
Like nenuphars. Continue reading "In a Boat – D.H. Lawrence (Poem)"