Drinking Under the Moon

"Poetry and hums aren't things which you get, they're things which get you. All you can do is go where they can find you" – A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh

Category Archives: Culture and Comment

1 Year of Blogging!

It seems ironic that the sunday that marks one year of blogging would have be one of my first missed posts since creating this bundle of joy – but there … Continue reading

September 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

50 posts!

I first published a post on September 11th 2013. Since then I have published 5o posts! So thank you to everyone who reads and enjoys my blog. Your support and … Continue reading

August 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Discovering A New Poet: Sara Teasdale

Sara Teasdale was born on August 8th 1884 in St. Louis, Missouri. With poor health for most of her life she only began school aged 14. Her first poem was … Continue reading

July 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Why my blog is like a love-letter.

One of the questions I am most often asked when I tell people about my blog is why do you have it? The flippant answer would of course be because … Continue reading

June 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

A Poem abut a Picture. (Ulysses deriding Polyphemus – Homer’s Oddysey (1829)) BY William Turner

And we go back to the wine dark sea. Carried by these little ghosts beneath the Hull, A mist of memories that heard our plea.   We, the last boat … Continue reading

May 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Marshmallows taste like little clouds

I love the smell of cool rain on hot concrete, the expsion of earth with dust and metal. I love to eat marshmallows because they taste like little clouds. I … Continue reading

May 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

If—By Rudyard Kipling (‘Brother Square-Toes’—Rewards and Fairies) – YOUR FAVOURITE POEM

Originally posted on poetreecreations.wordpress.com:
If you can keep your head when all about you       Are losing theirs and blaming it on you,    If you can trust yourself…

April 20, 2014 · Leave a comment