ivor or ivor.e hogg

Rookie (7/4/1934 / Hebburn.Co Durham U.K)

The Minds Eye For M Lady Allie - Poem by ivor or ivor.e hogg

The beauty of the desert lands
Lies in the multi coloured sands
which vary with the light of day.
Only the nomad understands.
By night the dunes look black and grey
but alter when the moonbeams play
across the valleys and the peak.
Creating pictures which cannot stay.
The beauty that the nomads seek
is to the desert lands unique.
Invisible to western eyes
which view the barren sands as bleak.
The beauty of desert lies
in what the viewers mind supplies.

11-Apr-08

Rubaiyat Sonnet


Comments about The Minds Eye For M Lady Allie by ivor or ivor.e hogg

  • (4/11/2008 5:00:00 AM)


    What a delightful rubaiyat sonnet.... you are very clever Ivor. HG: -) xx (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, April 11, 2008



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