In the swirl of its poolthe home-coming salmonhas no intuitionof anything changed.
"You Helped Give a Shape", An elegy on the death of HM Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother
Earth's axle creeks; the year jolts on; the trees begin to slip their brittle leaves, their flakes of rust; and darkness takes the edge off daylight, not because it wants tonever that. Because it must.Andrew Motion
OJonny the power of your boot And the accurate heart-stopping route Of your goal as it ghosts Through Australian posts Is a triumph we gladly salute.Andrew Motion