Carton78's Poems

Here's the list of poems submitted by carton78  —  There are currently 4 poems total — keep up the great work!

Excerpts from Cantos I and II

A Procession on Saint Martin’s Eve: Arrival 3

And then upon Saint Martin’s Eve
A blinking stream of lights
Appeared before my glazéd eyes
And, quaint, bedecked the night.

The lights were intermittent motes
Collected onto strands,

by D. S. Fly

added 1 month ago
The Temptation of Sœur Agnes

Canto IX: The Temptation of Sœur Agnes

Sœur Agnes’ Resolve Begins to Waver: The Temptation of Sœur Agnes 1

“‘Whilst Amaury’s disciples

 Led denuded prey away,
He focused savored fury on
The lamb he’d brought to bay.

“‘Sœur Agnes felt her...

by D. S. Fly

added 3 months ago
Adele and Gilbert

Canto III: Inside the Beguinage

 Hooded Forms and Clustered Beguines: Inside the

 Beguinage 1

“An elder beguine greeted me
Then took me by the hand
And led me to the hearth’s low fire
To warm before its brands.

“The hearthside lay...

by D. S. Fly

added 5 months ago
A Midday Winter Dream

A Midday Winter Dream: Departure 9

“I gazed through frosted windows on
A pure and fleshless world
Of darkened purple velvet skies
Where weightless snowflakes swirled.

“Beneath the wine-dark canopy,
The forest and the lea
A regal coat of...

by D. S. Fly

added 7 months ago

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