Rosanna Gardner
 ‘like the trees that file in silhouette  down to the cliff’s edge  gazing towards the vanishing point  of sea, cloud and haze,  waiting on eternity -  a gathering into blue.’    From   At La Musclera

Illustrations for 'The Pool and Other Poems' by Anthony Gardner

Illustrations for ‘The Pool and Other Poems’

 ‘like the trees that file in silhouette  down to the cliff’s edge  gazing towards the vanishing point  of sea, cloud and haze,  waiting on eternity -  a gathering into blue.’    From   At La Musclera

‘like the trees that file in silhouette

down to the cliff’s edge

gazing towards the vanishing point

of sea, cloud and haze,

waiting on eternity -

a gathering into blue.’

From At La Musclera

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 ‘ Rainbow hints, affording half-caught  glimpses of a perfect whole..’  from   Acrostic for a Newborn Child

‘ Rainbow hints, affording half-caught

glimpses of a perfect whole..’

from Acrostic for a Newborn Child

 ‘the lofty Umbrian hill towns, each   endowed with saints’ lives and Annunciations  to catch the breath and cast in pale relief   our hasty cyber-age preoccupations..’    from   Requiem for a Spaniel

‘the lofty Umbrian hill towns, each

endowed with saints’ lives and Annunciations

to catch the breath and cast in pale relief

our hasty cyber-age preoccupations..’

from Requiem for a Spaniel