Treasure Island

Lola Ridge

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

Poems of Lola Ridge

41. Portraits 2/8/2012
42. Potpourri 2/8/2012
43. Promenade 4/21/2010
44. Reveille 2/8/2012
45. Scandal 2/8/2012
46. Secrets 2/8/2012
47. Skyscrapers 2/8/2012
48. Snow Dance For The Dead 4/21/2010
49. Sons of Belial 2/8/2012
50. Spires 4/21/2010
51. Spring 4/21/2010
52. Submerged 4/21/2010
53. Sun-Up 2/8/2012
54. Thaw 2/8/2012
55. The Alley 2/8/2012
56. The Destroyer 4/21/2010
57. The Dream 1/13/2003
58. The Edge 4/21/2010
59. The Everlasting Return 4/21/2010
60. The Fiddler 4/21/2010

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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