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iloveukcoast: Shropshire, as described by the poet A E Housman

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

1roblovell: A. E. Housman, 1859 - 1936 That is the land of lost content, I see it shining plain, The happy highways where I went And cannot come again. Image Pinterest

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

AHealthyBod: A. E. Housman quotes

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

_atomic_dog: When I was one-and-twenty, I heard a wise man say“Give crowns and pounds and guineas But not your heart away". -A. E. Housman

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

welfordwrites: Hell Gate, a poem by A E Housman

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

ipreferthebook: There, by the starlit fences, The wanderer halts and hears My soul that lingers sighing About the glimmering weirs. A Shropshire Lad A. E. Housman

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

ruthm_j: 5/ Bredon Hill, home to an Iron Age hill fort, magical standing stones, a mediaeval castle and the largest Roman hoard ever discovered in Worcestershire. Also features in A.E. Housman’s poem: “In summertime on Bredon/The bells they sound so clear”

1dgrn: Mariya is one of the few remaining good things in this (to quote A E Housman) “brief, irreparable life”

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

HGhirmai: Beautiful poem by A. E. Housman

michaeldacosta: A E Housman, a Shropshire lad

BoggsBeard27: A.E. Housman, "Epitaph on an Army of Mercenaries"

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

AHealthyBod: A. E. Housman quotes

somequotesbot: "To-day, the road all runners come,Shoulder-high, we bring you home,And set you at your threshold down,Townsman of a stiller town." - A. E. Housman

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

propertian: from "the sparrow he was i," a short story about a.e. housman, writing one's own queer history, and existential loneliness

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

QuteBot: Clay lies still, but blood's a rover Breath's a ware that will not keep. Up lad: when the journey's over There'll be time enough to sleep. (A. E. Housman)

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

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iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

mrr_ammar1: A.E Housman after looking at Cherry trees ...

ajmaljami: The house of delusions is cheap to build but drafty to live in. A. E. Housman

EllinAnderson: A.E. Housman saying more with less: When I came last to Ludlow Amidst the moonlight pale, Two friends kept step beside me, Two honest lads and hale. Now Dick lies long in the churchyard, And Ned lies long in jail, And I come home to Ludlow Amidst the moonlight pale. (LVIII)

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

TerryTeachout1: Tonight’s lullaby, a setting of A.E. Housman by Ralph Vaughan Williams, is performed by Peter Pears and Benjamin Britten. Good night, Hilary. “Chazak, chazak, v’nitchazeik.” See you all Monday:

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

VulcanFinance: The thoughts of others Were light and fleeting, Of lovers' meeting Or luck or fame. Mine were of trouble, And mine were steady; So I was ready When trouble came. A.E. Housman

EduWaltzChuka: To an Athlete Dying Young BY A. E. HOUSMAN The time you won your town the race We chaired you through the market-place; Man and boy stood cheering by, And home we brought you shoulder-high.

smithpatrick08: In this paper, I shall prove that A.E. Housman anticipates Dril in several key ways.

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

DavidMarsdenTDC: A.E.Housman. The Shropshire Lad. If it doesn’t move your heart, then you probably don’t have one

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

TimProvencio: "The thoughts of others Were light and fleeting, Of lover’s meeting Or luck, or fame Mine were of trouble And mine were steady, So I was ready When trouble came." - A. E. Housman

jobourne: “In the morning, in the morning, In the happy field of hay, Oh they looked at one another By the light of day. In the blue and silver morning On the haycock as they lay, Oh they looked at one another And they looked away.” A E Housman

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

ClarkeMicah: Poem of the Day 'XXXV' from 'Last Poems' by A.E.Housman: 'To think that two and two are four And neither five nor three The heart of man has long been sore And long 'tis like to be.'

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

horreurs: don’t quite know how or when i memorised loveliest of trees by a. e. housman OR drummer hodge by thomas hardy but at least that’ll be useful NEVER

housman_e: Chapter 16 drops tomorrow! It's time for a battle y'all

GriseldaHeppel: Loveliest of trees, laburnum now... (apologies to A E Housman).

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

zin_dagi: “But play the man, stand up and end you, When your sickness is your soul.” ~ A. E. Housman

SueZipkin: The house of delusions is cheap to build but drafty to live in. – A. E. Housman

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

smokeElala: Smart lad, to slip betimes away From fields where the glory does not stay And early through the laurel grows It withers quicker than the rose - A.E. Housman An excerpt from his poem “To an Athlete Dying Young”

tiannelli: Agued once like me were they, But I like them shall win my way Lastly to the bed of mould Where there's neither heat nor cold. But from my grave across my brow Plays no wind of healing now, And fire and ice within me fight Beneath the suffocating night. BY A. E. HOUSMAN 2/2

AnneMuntean: A Shropshire Lad XL Into my heart an air that kills From yon far country blows: What are those blue remembered hills, What spires, what farms are those? That is the land of lost content, I see it shining plain, The happy highways where I went And cannot come again. A.E.Housman

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

revribhav: Ale, man, ale's the stuff to drink For fellows whom it hurts to think: Look into the pewter pot To see the world as the world's not. -- A. E. Housman (1896)

rahardjaj: "The thoughts of others Were light and fleeting, Of lovers' meeting Or luck or fame. Mine were of trouble, And mine were steady; So I was ready When trouble came." ― A. E. Housman

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

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welfordwrites: Hell Gate, a poem by A E Housman

Occams_Beard: To celebrate Ivy's return, here's a poem. "A.E. Housman - A Shropshire Lad 31: On Wenlock Edge the wood's in trouble" . ⚓

WWChronicle: Monday 4th May 2020. ‘Loveliest of trees, the cherry now ..’ (A.E.Housman). We...

Occams_Beard: Listen to "A.E. Housman - A Shropshire Lad 35: On the idle hill of summer" by I've got a little black book. ⚓

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

HaydenDublois: Into my heart an air that kills From yon far country blows What are those blue remembered hills, What spires, what farms are those? That is the land of lost content, I see it shining plain, The happy highways where I went And cannot come again. A. E. Housman

Occams_Beard: Listen to "A.E. Housman - A Shropshire Lad 52: Far in a western brookland" by I've got a little black book. ⚓

72degrees3: "Ensanguining the skies How heavily it dies Into the west away; Past touch and sight and sound Not further to be found, How hopeless under ground Falls the remorseful day." A.E. Housman

pleonidasp: Recommended for student's choice (cont): e.e. cummings, “since feeling is first” Donne, “Death be not proud” Frost, “I have been one acquainted with the night,” “Take Something Like a Star” Herbert, “Virtue” or “Spring” Hopkins, “Binsey Poplars” Housman, “Loveliest of Trees”

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

mikerburch: Mayflies (I) by Michael R. Burch after A. E. Housman These standing stones have stood the test of time but who are you―and what are you―and why? As brief as mist, as transient, as pale... Inconsequential mayfly!

iloveukcoast: Shropshire, as described by the poet A E Housman

Jordan_D_Bosch: I've decided to watch all of my Criterions in order of their collection number; and so I begin with Nicolas Roeg's incandescent Walkabout, the story of two children stranded in the Australian outback with a young Aborigine boy, and which ends on this lovely A.E. Housman poem.

DavidMarsdenTDC: Into my heart an air that kills From yon far country blows: What are those blue remembered hills, What spires, what farms are those? That is the land of lost content, I see it shining plain, The happy highways where I went And cannot come again. A.E. Housman

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

becinmonton: "Loveliest of trees, the cherry now Is hung with bloom along the bough." A. E. Housman, English Poet (1859-1936) It's been an up and down week here in Manchester, I've been keeping to a good routine, daily walks, cooking, gardening and some online learni…

chevengur_: «When I was born to a world of sin, God be praised, it was raining gin, Gin on the houses, gin on the walls, Gin on the bun-shops and copy-book stalls». —A.E. Housman

Occams_Beard: Listen to "A.E. Housman - A Shropshire Lad 26: Along the field as we came by" by I've got a little black book. ⚓

Jugbo: "Shoulder the sky, my lad, and drink your ale." - A. E. Housman (1859-1936)

Occams_Beard: Listen to "A.E. Housman - A Shropshire Lad 2: Loveliest of trees, the cherry now" by I've got a little black book. ⚓

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

AmyEmerick2: Loveliest of trees, the cherry now    Is hung with bloom along the bough,    And stands about the woodland ride    Wearing white for Eastertide.    –A. E. Housman

thomasguyfarley: More From A.E. Housman

AM_Gwynn: "When I was one-and-twenty I heard a wise man say, “Give crowns and pounds and guineas But not your heart away; Give pearls away and rubies, But keep your fancy free.” But I was one-and-twenty, No use to talk to me." - A.E. Housman, A Shropshire Lad No. 13

PaulJThinks: Houseman's poem - The First of May is one of my favourites with its haunting melancholy around the passing of time. Especially apt this year.

RogerHelmerMEP: One for the weekend. A.E. Housman's "On Wenlock Edge", from his cycle "A Shropshire Lad".

TheLondonMag: "The great irony that surrounds Housman is the fact that he never visited Shropshire." Patrick Maxwell on A. E. Housman.

NorfolkLibs: Escape with a poem - on the podcast today we welcome a guest reader and discover her family connections with this A E Housman poem. A beautiful short poem exploring spring.

WIOFY: 2/2 Their shoulders held the sky suspended; They stood, and earth's foundations stay; What God abandoned, these defended, And saved the sum of things for pay. --- A E Housman

InadeBree: ‘Most man are rather stupid, and most of those who are not stupid are, consequently, rather vain.’ - A. E. Housman - The Application of Thought to Textual Criticism, 1921

iMoGalore: Writers Inspirational Quotes Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. - A. E. Housman

altphi: "It is the dead and not the living who have most advanced our learning and science; and though their knowledge may have been superseded, there is no supersession of reason and intelligence." -A.E. Housman

crankyuncle2: OTD 1936 A. E. Housman, English poet (A Shropshire Lad), dies at 77



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