12 Degrees & Skiving

what began as year-long challenge has become perpetual until further notice


My dear Prasutagus’ ashes would sigh to learn Romans deem woman a conquerable creature, an antechamber in which to dump lust and fume not heir to her own fate Claudius … Continue reading

October 8, 2013 · 2 Comments

Seamus Heaney – Punishment

I was very sad to read yesterday that another brilliant poet has upped and flown off. I discovered Northern Irish poet Seamus Heaney at university and immediately loved his sympathetic and … Continue reading

August 31, 2013 · 4 Comments

• Week 50 • Saraband •

The Morrigan blackbirds roil, specks in dual world white henge ghosts age the dawn, drink the fog where hag necked cliffs thwart the hills, bite space above weeping blue. Alba’s … Continue reading

December 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

• Week 28 • Triolet •

A Silver Torc in the British Museum Whose was the hand that rendered the torc, who chased the silver and etched the elm? It was pulled from the ground near … Continue reading

July 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

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