Sea Rose for your pocket
A maritime poem to celebrate Poem in Your Pocket Day:
Sea Rose by H.D.
Rose, harsh rose,
Stunted, with small leaf,
Can the spice-rose
(from Sea Garden by H.D. London : Constable, 1916)
Did You Know?
19th century San Francisco was a hard drinking town. The sailing ship Balclutha helped quench that thirst by delivering cargoes containing Scotch whiskey, Dutch bitters, French vermouth and ales and liquors of all kinds. More...