Monthly Archives: March 2016

Epilogue – Naseer Ahmed Nasir

Having forsaken all paths open to me I come to you Always. And when for a while I am with you I go beyond myself for eons In measuring the distance of a single word. I exhaust the breath count … Continue reading

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Dreams Lost in Water – Naseer Ahmed Nasir 

No distance ever separates Dreams and desires No mirror ever dissolves Reflection and water In one’s eye What graph would you make Of lines of thought?  The triangle of pain Is without any angle Countless races Have dreams alike But … Continue reading

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Should Lanterns Shine – Dylan Thomas

Should lanterns shine, the holy face, Caught in an octagon of unaccustomed light, Would wither up, an any boy of love Look twice before he fell from grace. The features in their private dark Are formed of flesh, but let … Continue reading

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Poem In October – Dylan Thomas

It was my thirtieth year to heaven Woke to my hearing from harbour and neighbour wood And the mussel pooled and the heron Priested shore The morning beckon With water praying and call of seagull and rook And the knock … Continue reading

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Psalm 18 Part 3 – Isaac Watts

v.30,31,34,35,46-50 L. M. Rejoicing in God. Just are thy ways, and true thy word, Great Rock of my secure abode: Who is a God beside the Lord? Or where’s a refuge like our God? ‘Tis he that girds me with his … Continue reading

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Psalm 18 Part 2 – Isaac Watts

v.20-26 L. M. Sincerity proved and rewarded. Lord, thou hast seen my soul sincere, Hast made thy truth and love appear; Before mine eyes I set thy laws, And thou hast owned my righteous cause. Since I have learned thy holy … Continue reading

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Psalm 18 Part 1 – Isaac Watts

v.1-6,15-18 L. M. Deliverance from despair. Thee will I love, O Lord, my strength, My rock, my tower, my high defence: Thy mighty arm shall be my trust, For I have found salvation thence. Death, and the terrors of the grave, … Continue reading

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