Biography of Gillian.E. Shaw
G.E.Shaw Originally from Bedfordshire the poet moved to France where she works as a Teacher.
Gillian E.Shaw would like to thank all those who have
read and left comments after reading her poetry.
Gillian.E. Shaw's Works:
The poem 'While the Princes Slept' is published in Britain in the anthology 'The Path Less Travelled' by dogma press.
Gillian.E. Shaw Poems
Once there was an observant girl who passed the eleven plus; so after all the excitement and a great amount of fuss;
Death By Hanging.
Incredulous I. Neither one appears to fear yet so certain God is near times trodden trail to make and mend
X - The Old Queens' Jewels.
Handed down, now tainted jewels breaking, binding sacred rules; that gaudy crown flashy flaunted such spoils from an unholy mess
Uncloaked (A Poem About Autism)
As she saw them waving back at her all at once heart broke when both in perfect harmony wept tears of loss: for memory
D - While The Princes Slept.
While the Princes slept: An unseen hand. While a secret kept: Reached through their dreams.
J - Ballantrae (A Jacobite Poem)
This for those who care to listen while others lie in wait there is news well worth the hearin' it's said as fixed as fate.
D - Divorce Royale.
Upon a time a grail Queen said 'Keep this until you know I'm dead.' Of sacred oaths, twice a mother; lily livered, watched her suffer
J - The Fugitive.(A Jacobite Poem)
I'll tell you of the Jacobite who cuts right through my heart; heed the call of the drums and pipe a hand on hilt ready to fight
X - Not Queen Yet.
How faintly vulgar and not even Queen wearing such jewelery for all to be seen.
Recall To Parliament '93
Learned, lofty lawgivers glimpsed rose clad hatted black velvet mourning and beneficiary, among the artful, ambitious and astute. All recalled. Spoiled statesmen, gorged on expenses;
Unpardonable. (A Poem Of Britain) Or In...
Prophetic words sung of 'Maggie's Farm'. Remembering the horror and harm. Squandered production so undeserved. Resilient stronghold was 'the word'.
Issue Of The British Underclass. (Britai...
Can one believe the artless truth how much love costs with illicit youth? Cast felons must pay as pay they did legitimate choice once made well hid.
The River Erdre.
Then run along the riverside upon a time a French King's pride viewed vast breadth and gentle ripples; glitter, glisten, glow and twinkle.
D - The Death Knell. 10 Years.
One of the most sorrowful days when Subjects all, diverted gaze fell upon noble Princes and Earl her standard loyally lovingly unfurled
X - The Ambitious Knave.
If a prince and his mistress whispered into the ear
of an ambitious and immoral knave;
would he boast, brag or crow?
With reluctance say no?
Or intimidate the court with his standing?
If the ambitious and immoral whispered into the ear