Tag Archives: Romance

Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: The Poetry of Robert Browning

The English poet and playwright Robert Browning was born May 7, 1812 and passed on December 12, 1889. We have previously discussed Robert Browning, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Victorian age poetry and his mastery of dramatic monologue.  Please see the prior … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: The World Would Be Dreary Without St. Nicholas

“Alas! How dreary would be the world if there was no Santa Claus! There would be no childlike faith then, no poetry, no romance to make tolerable this existence.” – Francis P. Church        

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics – The Tempest – William Shakespeare

Written between 1610-1611, The Tempest is thought by many to be the last play that William Shakespeare wrote alone.  The plot is set on a remote island on the rightful Duke of Milan, Prospero (a sorcerer) seeks to restore his daughter, … Continue reading

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Tarot Woman

Tarot Woman by Michael Romani The caster of cards Learns to read Echoes of time Are heard when listening hard From the soul, she bleeds As a victim of her own crimes Something so lethal Permeates her beauty The paths … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Fashion

There is something amazing in your fashion That tells me that you’ll always be my passion There is something amazing in your passion That tells me that you’ll always be my fashion Every time I hold you close as we … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Recite

I live to recite your poetry Knowing you as the best of we In all of our vivid imagery It always gets the very best of me  

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