Category Archives: poem of the week

Lucrezia de’ Medici by Bronzino

my last duchess by robert browning, nikolaus mardruz to his master by richard howard

My Last Duchess by Robert Browning Ferrara That’s my last Duchess painted on the wall, Looking as if she were alive. I call That piece a wonder, now: Frà Pandolf’s hands Worked busily a day, and there she stands. Will … Continue reading

London Calling by diegoperez74

fulbright scholars and the shot by ted hughes, daddy by sylvia plath

Fulbright Scholars by Ted Hughes Where was it, in the Strand? A display Of news items, in photographs. For some reason I noticed it. A picture of that year’s intake Of Fulbright Scholars. Just arriving – Or arrived. Or some … Continue reading