Thomas P White
Biography of Thomas P White
Thomas P White wrote poetry between 1982-88. He was born in Dowth, Co Meath. He now lives in Holland and publishes under his gaelic name Tomas De Faoite.
Thomas P White's Works:
His bi-lingual, Dutch-English poetry collections are Dust (Oss, Netherlands, Reinart Editions,1997): and Green Father Groene Vader (Well, Netherlands, Poezie-uitgeverij,2006) .
Ex servicemen admire their red berets
In shop fronts, then move like wilting poppies
To retest the acoustics in cobblestone.
Why do they humpback scenic Arnhem?
To brush all blue mould off their facts
Or to hear the sea squelch
In polder once again, underneath,
Older, maybe wiser feet.