Tag Archives: Robert Frost

‘October’ and ‘The Sun Used to Shine’ Edward Thomas

two poems from: Poems  by  Edward Thomas Published 1917 by Selwyn & Blount   October The green elm with the one great bough of gold Lets leaves into the grass slip, one by one,  – The short hill grass, the … Continue reading

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Other Men’s Flowers: Judy Dench’s Desert Island book

‘Other men’s flowers’  selected by Dame Judy Dench as her Desert Island book ‘Other Men’s Flowers’ selected and annotated by Lord Wavell.  see below for details. This is written partly to hang on the coat-tails of a recent Desert Island … Continue reading

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Selected Poems of Edward Thomas, A Graph Review

Edward Thomas: selected poems                  A Graph Review, 55 with high points 65 Edited by Matthew Hollis From: Poets of the Great War, a series of six titles, each on a poet of the First World War This title first published … Continue reading

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Edward Thomas: ‘Adlestrop’

A couple of months ago  (by the time of writing but may now be lost into the digital memory of BBC Radio 4) I heard a straightforward repeat of a programme made some years earlier.  (of course I took no … Continue reading

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