|Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844–89). Poems. 1918.|
|13. Pied Beauty|
Wednesday, August 27, 2008
A poem I enjoy
Here is a poem that has been running through my heart and mind the past few weeks. I first read this in my English Lit. class at Bethany and have loved it ever since. This summer, while enjoying the beauty of God's creation it came to my mind. Don't let the "old English" put you off - this poem is worth wading into and spending some time in the images, rhythm and sounds...