Tag Archives: Robert Graves

TCS: A Roar of Wings – Poems for National Aviation Day

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TCS – Something Greater: Poems for Give Something Away Day

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Word Cloud: CAILLE (‘Veil’ revisted)

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD This is a re-post of a Word Cloud from 2016, because it’s October, the month for otherworldly poetry, and things that go bump in the night.    In Celtic mythology, the Hag is called the Cailleach, the ‘veiled one’ … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: July 24, 2018

July 24 is Cousins Day Drive-Thru Day Tell an Old Joke Day National Tequila Day Thermal Engineer Day * _________________________________________ MORE! Alexander Dumas, Amelia Earhart and Hiram Bingham, click

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ON THIS DAY: July 24, 2017

July 24 is Cousins Day Drive-Thru Day Tell an Old Joke Day National Tequila Day Thermal Engineers Day ________________________________________________________________ MORE! Alexander Dumas, Bella Abzug and Artie Shaw, click

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Word Cloud: CAILLE

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD In Celtic mythology, the Hag is called the Cailleach, the ‘veiled one’ meaning ‘veiled in mystery.’ There’s a caille between the world of mortals and the ‘otherworld’ of the Aos Sí, also called the Sith or Sidhe, … Continue reading

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Word Cloud: WARCRY

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD This month marks the 99th Anniversary of the end of the Somme Offensive, also known as the Battle of the Somme. The Somme was one of the longest, bloodiest battles in human history: between July 1, and … Continue reading

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