Treasure Island

Kathleen Jessie Raine

(14 June 1908 – 6 July 2003 / London / England)

Poems of Kathleen Jessie Raine

21. The River 1/3/2003
22. The Wilderness 1/3/2003
23. Transit of the Gods 1/3/2003
24. Vegetation 1/3/2003
25. Worry About Money 1/3/2003


Day is the hero's shield,
Achilles' field,
The light days are the angels.
We the seed.

Against eternal light and gorgon's face
Day is the shield
And we the grass
Native to fields of iron, and skies of brass.

[Hata Bildir]