Sharing a painting I have been working on this June and a poem written by W. H. Auden about The Fall of Icarus, a painting by Breughel, one of the artists that intrigued me in my younger years. The poem … >>>>>…….>>>>>…….

The Doll’s House by Patience Agbabi    ‘Poetry is the purest of the language arts. It’s the tightest cage, and if you can get it to sing in that cage it’s really wonderful.’ Rita Dove ‘…a blind doll with kaleidoscopic … >>>>>…….>>>>>…….

Filters and open awareness   (edited) The Peace of Wild Things by Wendell Berry When despair for the world grows in me and I wake in the night at the least sound in fear of what my life and my children’s … >>>>>…….>>>>>…….