GLOUCESTERSHIRE POETS INSPIRED BY NATURE
- ‘O the wild trees of my home / Forests of blue dividing the pink moon’ WH Davies
– ‘What is this life if, full of care/ We have no time to stand and stare’ Ivor Gurney
– ‘There was such beauty in the dappled valley/ As hurt the sight, the heart stabbed to tears’ Pam Ayres
– ‘The wildlife in our garden, it fills me with delight/ The sparrowhawk attacks by day, the muntjac comes at night’ Wilfrid Wilson Gibson (Dymock Poets) – ‘As one, at midnight, wakened by the call/of golden-plovers in their seaward flight.