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Rhapsody part 7

‘If you are in the garden, I will dress myself in leaves. If you are in the sea I will slide into that smooth blue nest, I will talk fish, I will adore salt. But if you are sad, I … Continue reading

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The Melancholy of Grey

The melancholy of grey When there are no slanted beams Of light Where the walk along the country lane Is simply for the action of left and right When you look for beauty And it exists for you momentarily In … Continue reading

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The Green Night

The green night was silent As they slipped from the red house Too confining to contain them   Warm moonlit air embraced shadowy bodies Now kissed by the cool grass, Still wet from midsummer rain   I’m lost, she said … Continue reading

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Late Summer

The earth stopped me in my tracks today As I set out for a walk Sometimes I can just feel it As I step out of the door A different and altered state   I know it’s coming as I … Continue reading

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Explorations of the Wild Feminine, an Art Retreat.

Explorations of the Wild Feminine, an Art Retreat. 10th – 17th August 2019 With artist Terre Cerridwyn Busse and Alice Mason. “We have forgotten that we were born of celestial cataclysm.” “We have forgotten how to dance bare-footed on the earth … Continue reading

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Explorations of the Wild Feminine, an Art Retreat.

10th August 2019 – 17th August 2019 With Terre Cerridwyn Busse “We have forgotten that we were born of celestial cataclysm.” “We have forgotten how to dance bare-footed on the earth to the cadence of our souls. we have forgotten … Continue reading

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Poetry Workshops

In the boarding school where I work, I held a poetry workshop with my Chinese teenage students.  To set the tone for their writing, I started by playing them Tarkovsky film clips, playing Bach’s Prelude no 8, talking about stream … Continue reading

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