Visit site
  • A hungry heart .

    “Buried beneath the glittering / Lake Its place no longer to be found; / But the lost fragments shall remain / To fertilize some other ground.” A previously unpublished poem by Dorothy Wordsworth, (poet, sister, and muse of William), “Lines addressed to my kind friend & medical attendant, Thomas Carr,” is on the Oxford University Press blog. Wordsworth was, at the time, suffering from arteriosclerosis and dementia.

  • PoemHunter.com

    Dorothy Wordsworth Poem Published for First Time

Also on these boards

Related Pins

Journals of Dorothy Wordsworth

Dorothy Wordsworth’s Christmas Birthday, a A Christmas poem by Carol Ann Duffy via The Guardian

Halloween Poems - Spooky, scary, and fun poems that will make your hair curl.

From "The Johnny Cash Show," September 30, 1970. As Mr. Hopper points out prior to his impassioned recitation, "if" is the middle word in life.

"The groom arrives late / To his wedding / Wearing only one shoe." The Tea and Sage Poem by Fady Joudah from The Earth in the Attic (2008 Yale University Press) www.poetryfoundat...

Dorothy Wordsworth, writer and sister of the poet Wiliam Wordsworth.

Manuscript: The one surviving copy of the poem is contained on badly burnt parchment in the British Library