Tag: <span>solstice</span>

Winter Solstice! The Shortest Day Of The Year

Winter Solstice! The Shortest Day Of The Year

Winter Solstice John Donne is one of my favourite poets and in his poem A Nocturnal upon St. Lucy’s Day he refers to the Winter Solstice as the year’s midnight. A wonderful description of a short and dark day. The Winter Solstice is marked by […]

Autumn Equinox! And my Favourite Autumn Things

Autumn Equinox! And my Favourite Autumn Things

Seasons of Mists… This is one of my favourite poems. It knows autumn so well and describes it perfectly. I find myself stopping and thinking about this poem often in the autumn (it is hard to find enough time to be able to stop and […]