Austrians & Their Writings
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Monday, 13 April 2020
Poetry Revisited: Ostern – Easter by Marie Rudofsky
Ostern (aus Schulter an Schulter. Kriegsgedichte : 1915) Noch bläst es scharf vom Bergwaldkamm, Wenn abendlich die Sonne schei...
Monday, 6 April 2020
Poetry Revisited: Song by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Song (from Kéramos and Other Poems : 1878) Stay, stay at home, my heart, and rest; Home-keeping hearts are happiest, For those that wa...
Monday, 30 March 2020
Poetry Revisited: Loneliness by Sophie M. Hensley
Loneliness (from The Heart of a Woman : 1906) Dear, I am lonely, for the bay is still As any hill-girt lake; the long brown beach ...
Monday, 23 March 2020
Poetry Revisited: Spring by Gerard Manley Hopkins
Spring (from Robert Bridges (ed.). Poems of Gerard Manley Hopkins : 1918) Nothing is so beautiful as spring— When weeds, in wheels...
Friday, 20 March 2020
Bookish Déjà-Vu: Puffball by Fay Weldon
Many dream of a secluded life in the country although it certainly isn’t right for everybody. Those who are used to the permanent commot...
Wednesday, 18 March 2020
Back Reviews Reel: March 2017
My reads of three years ago were diverse as ever and comprised three contemporary and two classical works of literature from the pens of fe...
Monday, 16 March 2020
Poetry Revisited: The Idea by Agnes Mary F. Robinson
The Idea (from Songs, Ballads and a Garden Play : 1888) Beneath this worlcj of stars and flowers That rolls in visible deity, I d...
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