Drystone Wall with Light falling through

Contents

 
 « Back [Please click the book's Title to go to Bibliography Entry]
 

Table of Contents

Moortown (1979)

MOORTOWN

Rain

Dehorning

Poor birds

Struggle

Feeding out-wintering cattle at twilight

Foxhunt

New Year exhilaration

Snow smoking as the fields boil

Bringing in new couples

Tractor

Roe-deer

Couples under cover

Surprise

Last night

Ravens

February 17th

March morning unlike others

Turning out

She has come to pass

Birth of Rainbow

Orf

Happy calf

Coming down through Somerset

Little red twin

Teaching a dumb calf

Last load

While she chews sideways

Sheep, i-ii

A monument

A memory

The day he died

Now you have to push

The formal auctioneer

Hands

 

PROMETHEUS ON HIS CRAG

1 His voice felt out the way. 'I am' he said

2 Prometheus ... Relaxes

3 Prometheus ... Pestered by birds roosting and defecating

4 Prometheus ... Spotted the vulture coming out of the sun

5 Prometheus ... Dreamed he had burst the sun's mass

6 Prometheus ... Has bitten his prophetic tongue off

7 Prometheus ... Arrested half-way from heaven

8 Prometheus ...Lay astonished all his preparations

9 Now I know I never shall

10 Prometheus ...Began to admire the vulture

11 Prometheus ...Tried to recall his night's dream

12 Prometheus ...Had begun to sing

13 Prometheus ...Heard the cry of the wombs

14 Prometheus ...Sees the wind

15 Prometheus...Had such an advantageous prospect

16 Prometheus ...Too far from his people to tell them

17 No God – only wind on the flower

18 The character neglected in this icon

19 Prometheus ...Shouts and his words

20 Prometheus ...Pondered the vulture. Was this bird

21 His mother covers her eyes

 

EARTH-NUMB

Earth-Numb

That girl

Here is the Cathedral

Postcard from Torquay

Old Age gets Up

Nefertiti

A motorbike

Deaf school

Photostomias, I-III

The lovepet

Second birth

Song of longsight

Life is trying to be life

A citrine glimpse, I-II

 

Four Tales Told By An Idiot

1 I woke in the bed of the Rains

2 I was tied to a stake, in a tectite desert

3 Night-wind, a freedom

4 That star

Actaeon

Seven Dungeon Songs

1 The Wolf

2 Dead, she became space-earth

Face was necessary – I found face

4 The earth locked out the light

5 I walk

6 The oracle

7 If mouth could open its cliff

A Knock at the Door

 

Orts

1 Each new moment my eyes
2 Are they children
3 For weights of blood
4 Heatwave
5 In the M5 restaurant
6 Poets
7 Grosse Fuge
8 Lucretia
9 The Cathedral
10 Pan
11 Speech out of shadow
12 Everything is waiting
13 Night arrival of Sea-trout
14 Flight from Egypt
15 Beeches, leafless
16 Look back
17 Buzz in the Window
18 Lumb
19 The express
20 T. V. off
21 Ophiuchos
22 Funeral
23 Children
24 Prospero and Sycorax
25 Before-dawn twilight, a sky dry as talc

Tiger-psalm

The stone

Stained Glass

1 The Virgin
2 The Womb
3 The Virgin Knight

A God

 

ADAM AND THE SACRED NINE

The Song

Adam

The Falcon

The Skylark

The Wild Duck

The Swift

The Wren

The Owl

The Dove

The Crow

The Phoenix

The Sole of a Foot