Posts Tagged ‘Claire Everett’

“Senior UN official attacks response to Pakistan floods” (Claire Everett)

Sunday, September 5th, 2010

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climate change–
digging deep in the pocket
of conscience

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Headlines:

“Senior UN official attacks response to Pakistan floods” (BBC)

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Poem by Claire Everett (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“One in five of the world’s plants threatened with extinction (and even the snowdrop is on the endangered list)” (Claire Everett)

Friday, November 19th, 2010

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first light
a year after your death
snowdrops

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Headlines:

“One in five of the world’s plants threatened with extinction (and even the snowdrop is on the endangered list)” (Daily Mail)

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Poem by Claire Everett (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Scottish WWII piper Bill Millin dies in Devon hospital” (Claire Everett)

Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010

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mist on the high road
time to call the tune—
the Last Post

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Headlines:

“Scottish WWII piper Bill Millin dies in Devon hospital” (BBC)

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Poem by Claire Everett (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Hunger index shows one billion without enough food” (Claire Everett)

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

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nothing left
but the wishbone
November sky

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Headlines:

“Hunger index shows one billion without enough food” (BBC)

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Poem by Claire Everett (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Goldilocks planet just right for life” (Claire Everett)

Monday, December 6th, 2010

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a taste
of another world
not too hot
and not too cold—
this one is just right

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Headlines:

“Goldilocks planet just right for life” (BBC News)

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Poem by Claire Everett (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“How starling flocks create their aerobatic displays” (Claire Everett)

Thursday, December 16th, 2010

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scattered rainbows
the starlings have lost
their summer plumage

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Headlines:

“How starling flocks create their aerobatic displays” (BBC)

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Poem by Claire Everett (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Leaf miner moth threat to York’s horse-chestnut trees” (Claire Everett)

Sunday, December 19th, 2010

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autumn…
spreading like wildfire
through the horse-chestnuts

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Headlines:

“Leaf miner moth threat to York’s horse-chestnut trees” (York Press)

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Poem by Claire Everett (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Student fees protests: Does rioting change anything?” (Claire Everett)

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010

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clutching at the hope
that one day I will
get through to you…
the warm trickle of blood
from the stone in my hand

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Headlines:

“Student fees protests: Does rioting change anything?” (BBC)

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Poem by Claire Everett (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Giant icebergs head to watery end at island graveyard” (Claire Everett)

Thursday, December 30th, 2010

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sun past the yardarm
another old sea dog
laid to rest

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Headlines:

“Giant icebergs head to watery end at island graveyard” (BBC)

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Poem by Claire Everett (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“France divided over Goncourt winner Michel Houellebecq” (Claire Everett)

Friday, January 7th, 2011

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night wind
humming to yourself
as you shape the snow
listen…
my heart knows your lonely song

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Headlines:

“France divided over Goncourt winner Michel Houellebecq” (BBC)

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Poem by Claire Everett (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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