Nonsense Verse – Guest Post by Kevin Morris…

I have, for as long as I can remember, taken pleasure in nonsense poetry or verse. But what, exactly is nonsense poetry? The online edition of The Oxford Dictionary defines nonsense poetry as follows: NOUN list of 1 items (Originally) whimsical or nonsensical verse; (later) the genre of poetry that includes nonsense verse such as […]

Evocative Scents – Guest Post by Kevin Morris…

How evocative are scents, whether they eminate from our favourite restaurant or the woods in which we love to while away the hours in the company of nature. Whenever I walk past a branch of the UK-based chain, W H Smiths, the smell of books, newspapers and magazines tantalises my senses and thoughts of my […]

Guest author: Kevin Morris – Death and the Poet

Originally posted on Sue Vincent's Daily Echo:
It is frequently remarked that “the only things certain in life are death and taxes”. While this old adage contains much truth, one may, perhaps rephrase it to read thus, “the only thing certain in life is that poets will write about death”. One of the finest…

Author Kevin Morris on Tell Me a Story

Originally posted on Annette Rochelle Aben:
Monday, October 17th, 1:30-2pm EDT ~ He captures the world in words so we can see what he sees with his mind, heart and imagination.  We speak of our honored guest, author, Kevin Morris. Although he has been blind since he was a toddler, Kevin has penned many thought…

#Read about #Author Kevin Morris explaining his #Poetry

In his poem, “In Memory of W. B Yeats” the poet, W. H. Auden writes “For poetry makes nothing happen”. Auden is, I believe broadly correct. It is social and economic factors, for example widespread starvation which led to the French Revolution of 1789, rather than the writings of philosophers and poets. One can not, […]