Elegy

Elegy

Elegy by Joseph Charles MacKenzie | The Royal Poems https://mackenzielyricpoetry.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/Elegy-With-Music.wav THE Dee is running rough and wild, Like the years, the kind-hearted years, On the ringing rocks, the noon-tide past, As the late summer...
Decades for the Queen

Decades for the Queen

Decades for the Queen I Vow of Dedication, 1947  She saw through darkness the white flame of glory And followed, steadfast, blessing the sacred hour; Though skies rained death, she stood erect, a tower Of English stones cut from an ancient quarry. Tender of years, of...
For the Queen’s 95th Birthday

For the Queen’s 95th Birthday

For the Queen on Her 95th Birthday How may our dismal century discern The bygone greatness that you represent? Elizabeth! Yet, did we ever earn Thy myriad gifts, or ponder what they meant?   For even now thou pourest fourth thy life Into the weaving of the...