Tiger – Alec Derwent Hope

At noon thepaper tigers roar — Miroslav Holub The paper tigers roar at noon; The sun is hot, the sun is high. …

Phallus – Alec Derwent Hope

This was the gods’ god, The leashed divinity, Divine divining rod And Me within the me. By mindlight tower and tree Its …

Parabola – Alec Derwent Hope

Year after year the princess lies asleep Until the hundred years foretold are done, Easily drawing her enchanted breath. Caught on the …

Australia – Alec Derwent Hope

A Nation of trees, drab green and desolate grey In the field uniform of modern wars, Darkens her hills, those endless, outstretched …