Richard George

Rookie (June 1,1965 / Cheltenham, U.K.)

Richard George Poems

1. Tumbelarum 2/10/2006
2. Walking Into The Woods 2/10/2006
3. An Old Welsh Hill Farmer 2/16/2006
4. On A Dead Cat In A Skip In Luton 2/16/2006
5. Buncefield: The Memory Depot 3/8/2006
6. Music And Context 3/22/2006
7. Unrequited 3/29/2006
8. A Pair Of Goldcrests 5/12/2006
9. Deleted Scenes From The Cinema Of Dreams Post 7/7 5/12/2006
10. The Boar's Head Gaudy 5/20/2006
11. The Nevada Mission 4/22/2005
12. The Ballad Of Owl Man Danny 4/18/2005
13. Jane: A Living Picture 4/19/2005
14. Ashen Evening 5/23/2005
15. Ice Age 5/23/2005
16. The Plagues Of Russia 4/19/2005
17. The Toddler At The Festival Hall 6/8/2005
18. Wyndham Lewis In America 6/13/2005
19. Rhodes Scholar 4/25/2005
20. Scopolamine: A Sequence 4/25/2005
21. Rat To Human 5/2/2005
22. Eminences Blanches (Rwanda: New Orleans) 9/5/2005
23. Invocation To Sleep 9/7/2005
24. Caligula At The Comedy Store 9/7/2005
25. Eclipse: A Haiku Sequence 4/6/2005
26. 7/7: Before And After 8/5/2005
27. A Country Of The Mind 5/7/2005
28. Last Moments 5/19/2005
29. The Old Northern Line 5/20/2005
30. In The Churchyard Of St. Peter 5/7/2005
31. Breaking A Tooth 6/28/2005
32. Leap Day 6/28/2005
33. A Lustrum At Druslyn Road 7/2/2005
34. Unsung 6/3/2005
35. Two Naked Commuters 6/4/2005
36. Lifter 6/4/2005
37. The Ghost Of Frank Zappa 6/4/2005
38. The Eye Of Faith 5/8/2005
39. The Dark-Eyed Rival 5/27/2005
40. Jelly Fungus 7/19/2005

Comments about Richard George

  • dr.joachim.ruf@web.de (6/29/2018 12:15:00 PM)

    Please would you tell me in which book is your poem “ The mermaid of... “ is published. Thank you.

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  • Joachim Ruf (6/29/2018 10:54:00 AM)

    I want to know more about the author Richard George. Thanks

  • Pradeep Dhavakumar (5/1/2005 1:27:00 AM)

    Your poems are very good.I enjoyed most of them.Thanks for sharing.And Keep writing.

  • ***** ***** (4/19/2005 4:35:00 PM)

    You are delivering some very nice work at the moment Richard, well done and keep posting, Sxx

  • ***** ***** (4/15/2005 5:39:00 PM)

    Your poetry is really touching, but so sad, so final.. I hope everything is okay with you, Sx

Best Poem of Richard George

The Food Chain

My mother hung out seeds
for the endangered sparrow...
and whatever eats its chickballs.
Pluckings, in a semi-circle.
Twenty minutes
the musket hawk gripped her
in her kitchen hide, dainty
as Apicius with a dormouse,
unabashed at intestines.
She feasted on his minutiae,
his tail's broad banner-stripes,
five pale spots
on the grey of his uniform,
his hot blush of vermillion.
She waited for her sparrowhawk
to return, but he never did.
Mine was near Llangollen
in the sunset, by that long
diagonal of foothill-rear
blazing with sienna... ...

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Tumbelarum

Step-trip - 'Molly! ' -
but she's not a scathe, swaddled
in her parachute of lovat
Danimac. Restored
to the mantelpiece of grandam
she frail-smiles, snug
in the cribbage-notch of gravity,
her world still spinning.
When she dies, she will stumble but

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