Andrew David Dalby
Biography of Andrew David Dalby
I am a happily married 46 year old father of four: the son of a father who is a retired police officer and a mother who worked as a shop manager. I grew up in a very politically active household, where the ideals of socialism were passionately discussed; this has effected my view of the world considerably, and does have an impact upon my work.
I began writing poetry in my early twenties, however, it is only recently with the development of the internet, and the opportunities given by the Open University have I been able to work solidly.
I have one collection of poetry completed that I will post here in e-book form.
Andrew David Dalby's Works:
I have not found a publisher, but I am looking for one.
- The Deer.
- Sitting on my fathers shoulders
- carpe viam carpe diem
- Her Eyes Reflect Such Subtle Beauty
- Freshwater bay
- The Rain
- Caught between the whisper and the mus...
- Ode to Venus
- The Lake
- The Swan
- To see her fly
- I stand here and go no further
I close my eyes and the lake comes to mind:
Its silver hue, flat expanse extends onward,
Into what seems an eternal; yet is refined,
By thick mists sweeping, rolling now forward,
That is made by soft energy, simply defined.
And through the cold, crystal clear water,
Are -hard seen- large orbs of mitered stones;