Tag Archives: Dylan Thomas

Fighting Poetry #poem #poetry

Once again I’ve taken a famous first line, spun out a sonnet and come up with this  Do not go gentle into that good night, Said his gut, after the tall tattooed prat Began to give him a load of … Continue reading

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F is for Fern Hill

Now as I was young and easy under the apple boughs About the lilting house and happy as the grass was green… I’m no longer young and easy, certainly not after a day on pond reconstruction (as to which more … Continue reading

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Sonnet Saturday (5)

This Saturday I thought we would look at some aspects of nature through the eyes of one of the great sonneteeers and a young man who never had the chance to fulfil his potential. As I have said before, one … Continue reading

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Bone tired (but happy)

June 11, 2014 prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about exhaustion. Who is tired and why.  This week’s prompt from Charli Mills at the Carrot Ranch contained a surprise treat – like a Kinder chocolate … Continue reading

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