Saturday 25 April 2009

Pompeii August 24th AD 79


The city bustled

with gossip and news;

Vesuvius throbbed


Escape? Where to? How?

Fear pulsed now as darkened skies

breathed gassy poisen.


The city, news, life

are quiet now; buried. Time

entombed; wonder born.

Friday 10 April 2009

Good Friday

This is from: The Forest Stations by William Fairbank seen at Lincoln Cathedral