Tag Archives: Poetry

Hafez poetry

  http://glynnburridge.com/blog/wp-admin/media-upload.php?post_id=562&type=image&TB_iframe=1   مزرع سبز فلک دیدم و داس ماه نو  I spied the spangled field of stars And the sickle of the moon   فکر از کشث خیش امد و هنگام درو  Thoughts turned to the harvest of my … Continue reading

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The boy at the window

    What seems like a very distant 50 years ago, a young boy stood for the very first time at the south-facing bedroom window of the Priston Mill farmhouse, gazing in wonder at the bucolic scene spread before him … Continue reading

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Poem: Shanghai

Shanghai Ample shade of elm-entwined boulevards Pardons sprawling lines of cars Flanked by Shaolin temples & Starbucks In their steamy, modern marriage Contours of grand buildings etched in penciled neon Cause evening’s skyline to gently sizzle Lighting the smiles of … Continue reading

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