Canadian poet Lorna Crozier’s Poem for a Hard Time is this week’s Tuesday Poem.
Among the poems linked in the side bar are:
She Who Is Like The Moon by James K Baxter
In/Let by Jo Thorpe
Big Stupid Grin by Andrew Bell
Ode to Things by Pablo Neruda
Gypsy Girl by Alicia Ponder
Knowing by Helen Lowe
Old People Love by Susan Landry
Roses by Sue Wootton
Bus Stop by Harvey Malloy
This Tuesday’s poem is The H0mely Ghost by Marjory Nicholls.
Among other Tuesday poems linked in the sidebar are:
The geometry of water by Susan Landry
My Father by Andrew Bell which includes these lines:
At all the painful pinnacles of growing
my father was there like a crampon you know will not fail you. . .
That is a stunning simile and a wonderful tribute.
This Tuesday’s poem is The Physiotherapist’s Piano by Jenny Powell.
Other Tuesday Poems linked in the sidebar include:
Robert Burn’s poem O, Wert Thou in the Cauld Blast chosen by Kathleen Jones who includes a link to a reading of the poem.
Liberty by Edward Thomas.
Growing is Forever by Karlie Markle – an audio visual celebration of nature.
Broken Arm by Emma Barnes.
The Picnic by Sarah Jane Barnett.
Blackberry Picking written and read by Seamus Heaney.
Will You Dance with Me by Renee Liang.
Haiku “spring rain” by Kobayashi Issa.
Poetry is Fun by Susan Landry.
I Saw A J0lly Hunter by Charles Causley.
Clarity by Mary McCallum.
There are more – if you click on the first link you can find the rest yourself.
Love in the Early Winter by Jenny Powell.
This Tuesday’s poem is Why Do We Do What We Do by James Brown.
Sarah Jane Barnett who is this week’s editor paired the Tuesday Poets in a poetic version of ”Secret Santa” to post a poem or other offering by their ‘partner’ poet.
The results are linked in the sidebar and include:
How She Holds Her Head by Mary McCallum
Grapefruit by Clare Beynon
Cake With Fruit by Therese Clear
Christmas Baubles from Northland by Elizabeth Welsh
The Middle Ground by Belinda Hollyer
Elizabeth and Mary by Kathleen Jones
Kitchen Sonnets by Catherine Fitchett
Albedo by Harvey Malloy
Unnoticed by Harvey McQueen
countadowncountdownAuckland Countdown by Renee Liang
Xmas by Susan Landry
Christ in Aotearoa by Andrew Bell
Nerves by Sarah Jane Barnett
Burning With Joan of Arc by Helen Rickerby
Christmastide by Helen Lowe
Barksoup Winter by Jennifer Compton