I recorded a new poem and completely forgot to share it!
It’s one I’ve loved for ages but never got round to recording because it’s such a heartfelt and moving poem I was worried I wouldn’t be able to do it justice. But I’ve been years waiting so I decided to just bite the bullet and hit record. And 54 seconds later here’s the result! Do you like it?
Another Snapchat poetry reading. This time a glorious poem by one of my favourite writers, Margaret Atwood. SIREN SONG This is the one song everyone would like to learn: the song that is irresistible: the song that forces men to leap overboard in squadrons even though they see the beached skulls the song nobody knows […]
“Untitled” by Edna St. Vincent Millay. Read by Madame Arkadina Love is not all: it is not meat nor drink Nor slumber nor a roof against the rain; Nor yet a floating spar to men that sink And rise and sink and rise and sink again; Love can not fill the thickened lung with […]
The latest poem in my quest to improve my memory. Yes, yours, my love, is the right human face. I in my mind had waited for this long, Seeing the false and searching for the true, Then found you as a traveller finds a place Of welcome suddenly amid the wrong Valleys and rocks […]
The latest offering in my rather-too-random poetry section. It seems like this is working to improve my memory, but very slowly. Never seek to tell thy love Love that never told can be; For the gentle wind does move Silently, invisibly. I told my love, I told my love, I told her all my […]