Lola Ridge

(December 12, 1873- May 19, 1941 / Dublin)

Lola Ridge Poems

21. The Foundling 4/21/2010
22. The Fog 4/21/2010
23. The Fire 4/21/2010
24. The Fiddler 4/21/2010
25. The Everlasting Return 4/21/2010
26. The Edge 4/21/2010
27. The Dream 1/13/2003
28. The Destroyer 4/21/2010
29. The Alley 2/8/2012
30. Thaw 2/8/2012
31. Sun-Up 2/8/2012
32. Submerged 4/21/2010
33. Spring 4/21/2010
34. Spires 4/21/2010
35. Sons of Belial 2/8/2012
36. Snow Dance For The Dead 4/21/2010
37. Skyscrapers 2/8/2012
38. Secrets 2/8/2012
39. Scandal 2/8/2012
40. Reveille 2/8/2012

A Memory

I remember
The crackle of the palm trees
Over the mooned white roofs of the town…
The shining town…
And the tender fumbling of the surf
On the sulphur-yellow beaches
As we sat… a little apart… in the close-pressing night.

The moon hung above us like a golden mango,

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