The Two Sparrows

We are like two sparrows, you and I; Dun things to the world and small We peck about; we flutter in the sky Seen once when we lit upon a wall "Such common things," said she who saw Though our varigated coats, without flaw Make shame of that 'fashion' they call Well we keep them, … Continue reading The Two Sparrows


The War-Song of Lec Das

"We must teach them of war," he said And it I could not get out of my head Lightning crashes upon the darkend plain Clouds gather a shadowy retinue Out go the stars, one by two And swiftly comes the rain; The sound of steel is still in my ear Unmistakeable, both the thrill and … Continue reading The War-Song of Lec Das