Tag Archives: Anne Sexton

Word Cloud: MIDLIFE (Redux)

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD I guess it’s human nature to try to make things fit, whether it’s putting on roof tiles, or papers we need to file, or sorting the animal kingdom into family, genus and species – most of … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, Word Cloud | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Word Cloud: ENTHRALL

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD Witches. In cultures around the world, stories are told of women who have some extraordinary power: the gift of foretelling the future; of casting spells to alter reality; of mysteriously healing the sick; of cursing their … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, Word Cloud | Tagged , , , , , , ,

Word Cloud: WITCH

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD Witch . . . There’s a long and often tragic history attached to that word. In our enlightened 21st century Western culture, it’s more likely to be used as a somewhat more polite euphemism for that … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, Word Cloud | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Word Cloud: MIDLIFE

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD I guess it’s human nature to try to make things fit, whether it’s putting on roof tiles, or papers we need to file, or sorting the animal kingdom into family, genus and species – most of … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, Word Cloud | Tagged , , , , , ,

Word Cloud: THRALL

by Nona Blyth Cloud Witches. In cultures around the world, stories are told of women who have some extraordinary power: the gift of foretelling the future; of casting spells to alter reality; of mysteriously healing the sick; of cursing their … Continue reading

Posted in Mythology, Poetry, Scotland, Word Cloud | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments