POETRY

The Loom of Years

By Alfred Noyes in Issue Zero, September 2021

In the light of the silent stars that shine on the struggling sea,
In the weary cry of the wind and the whisper of flower and tree,
Under the breath of laughter, deep in the tide of tears,
I hear the Loom of the Weaver that weaves the Web of Years. [...]

The Signboard

By Ella Wheeler Wilcox in Issue Zero, September 2021

I will paint you a sign, rumseller,
And hang it above your door;
A truer and better signboard
Than ever you had before.

The Ballad of the Harp-Weaver

By Edna St. Vincent Millay in Issue Zero, September 2021

"Son," said my mother,
When I was knee-high,
"You've need of clothes to cover you,
And not a rag have I.