Coltsfoot

The sun shines.
The coltsfoot flowers along the railway banks
Shine flat like coin which Zeus in thanks
Showers on our lines.



One Of China's Two Oldest Surviving Paintings


Cupid Complaining To Venus (London Version) - Lucas Cranach The Elder


Another Image From More English Fairy Tales


The Aino Myth - Akseli Gallen-Kallela


Elliott Daingerfield - The Genius Of The Canyon


Aubrey Beardsley - Isolde


More English Fairy Tales - Joseph Jacobs
Click on this. It is beautiful.

I was looking for a neat little traditional poem that Wordsworth mentioned, and Google gave me this extremely lively mix of familiar and less-familiar. Jacobs does an excellent job of finding good stories and retelling them in his own voice, which is a lot more engaging and readable than other books like this can be.



Odysseus and Penelope - Francesco Primaticcio