Daffy-down-dilly is come up to town, / In her yellow petticoat and her green gown.
Tor is a term for a craggy outcrop or lookout.
Although thoroughly postmodern, the American poet Theodore Roethke would have been at home with almost any of the lyric poets of the 16th and 17th centuries.
Some poets live to regret having written wildly successful poems…
Little Princess Mee is a Hobbit poem that was among those written in the margins of the Red Book of Westmarch.
Well known, for good reason. If you are mourning, it helps to think of things this way.
Neither dash nor dot means anything; it is the difference between that makes the Morse code possible.
This English poet with the Italian name was a painter as well as a poet.
Legends of the wee little men persist everywhere, but the Irish have known to be particularly attuned to the presence of the good folk.
One last Christmas poem…