So You Want To Learn English?

“The Chaos” by Gerard Nolst Trenité If you can pronounce correctly every word in this poem, you will be speaking English better than 90% of the native English speakers in the world. After trying the verses, a Frenchman said he’d prefer six months of hard labour to reading six lines aloud. Why don’t you give […]

Love Among The Ruins.

Take just a moment to appreciate the skill and beauty. Poetry and art cross over all the time but rarely with such beauty. The painting by Edward Burne-Jones and the poem by Robert Browning. Pin it Love among the Ruins BY ROBERT BROWNING Where the quiet-coloured end of evening smiles, Miles and miles On the […]

A Thousand Kisses Deep.

Today I am heartbroken with the loss of one of the finest poets and songwriters. I offer up his poem ‘A Thousand Kisses Deep’ in remembrance of this great man. You came to me this morning And you handled me like meat. You’d have to live alone to know How good that feels, how sweet. […]

Ode To Autumn

Here we are again,  Autumn has rolled around quickly and now the leaves are turning golden red and the temperature is dipping, preparing us for winter. I wanted to share one of the most beautiful poems ever written about Autumn. Ode To Autumn  by John Keats SEASON of mists and mellow fruitfulness, Close bosom-friend of […]

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