Sunday Sonnett

XXV It freezes : all across a soundless sky The birds go home. The governing dark's begun. The steadfast dark that waits not for a sun ; The ultimate dark wherein the race shall die. Death with his evil finger to his lip Leers in at human windows, turning spy To learn the country where … Continue reading Sunday Sonnett

Advent one

Today is Advent one[1]. Yesterday we went to the markets with a detailed list of things to buy, and filled boxes to be given to the poor. This is an annual project of most of the churches in Dunedin: there are people who suffer at this time of the year, and the giving of boxes … Continue reading Advent one