Tag: poetry

Poet Potter

Pottery hands; Courtesy Pixabay

words arejumbled cells of clayin the poet potter’s hand the wheel spins round and roundmere clay in the potter’s handsmere words in the poet’s mind the neck wobbles   collapsessinks to the bottom the potter remodels words spintaking a shape of their own till the finished piece is ready for the Read more…

Poetic inversion in all of us command

Our anthem has been updated! It’s gotten royal assent! If you haven’t yet, you will need to get used to singing “true patriot love in all of us command.” And, perhaps less frequently, to hearing people complain about the change. Some will contest the grammar: “Shouldn’t it be ‘in all Read more…