The Cold Tap Sings

the p-word

Tag: tree

SOON YOU WILL REST AS WELL

In 1780, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe carved this poem into the wall of a wooden hut in the Thuringian Forest.

 [facsimile]

149 years later, Federico GarcĂ­a Lorca wrote a letter to his family on a strip of birch bark from Vermont.

Poems don’t have to live on the page.

TEDDINGTON LOCK TO WANDSWORTH TOWN ALONG THE THAMES PATH

99 flake.jpg

Teddington to Wandsworth along the Thames Path

2 companions
13 bridges
1 mandarin
1 heronry
1 99 flake
3 adventure playgrounds
2 weeping willows
1 kissing gate
2 blue plaques

*

6 hours
27 kilometres

Saturday 2nd April 2016