posted on December 15, 2012 at 7:47 am

Photo on 14-12-12 at 8.58 PMggg

lifelong song

the bull rushes the horse flies the buzz of yellow flower

the black lake the white swan almost upon it

slow worm asleep

the rabbit sniffs thunder far off somewhere

as we wander along

lovely little dream of albion

your skin holds the outside in

your mind of its own accord

the trees and the fences

the creeks and the ditches

the summers and winters

oh children i love you so much

a little picnic a little sleep

oh children i love you all so much


12 Responses to “treat”

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    andy | 15 December 2012 at 7:50 am #

    albion is cold ‘n foggy at the mo!
    frosty cobwebs in bluebell wood look great though….

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      Admin | 15 December 2012 at 7:58 am #

      well . we’re still together, aint we?

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        andy | 15 December 2012 at 10:14 am #

        i know!
        and i’m so very glad……
        hoping to get my hands on some young and crazy horse tix for next year, realy looking forward to seeing ’em…
        but i’d give them away in a second to see you and the druids again.
        there must be some way we can get the church heard properly in the uk.
        a festival date could do the job y’know?
        aw shit, even if i never see you again at least you guys will still be writing and recording and that’s great news in itself!
        all power to you and your wonderfull band.
        my closest of companions and kindred spirits for over half my life…
        cheers steve!
        give those kiwis what for………

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    Anonymous | 15 December 2012 at 8:22 am #

    darling, your song feels weirder as well as greater when we think of what’s happening in Connecticut right now…..

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    Kohl Ette | 15 December 2012 at 8:44 am #

    ‘white swan almost upon it’ … in my jangled brain after hearing bad news today, my first thought was ‘why does something beautiful or innocent have to be owned or taken possession of?’ Then I saw the beauty of the image of the swan gliding apparently just above the surface, so things have taken on a different dimension. A sense of utter tranquility. Thank you for this today, for this oasis, for your loving voice. More love needed from everywhere in an often mad world.

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    matthew | 15 December 2012 at 9:27 am #

    I loved that, Steve.

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    Steven Krut | 15 December 2012 at 1:03 pm #

    I really enjoyed that.

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    Cocoamo | 15 December 2012 at 1:16 pm #

    Your pictures, painted with words or pastels, glow iridescent.

    Your Friend in Pennsylvania
    (Now in Cocoa Beach)

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    BROKEN TOYS AND HEROS | 15 December 2012 at 1:40 pm #

    Much Luv onto you, and to this entire community !!!

    Happy Bday A.L. !!!


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    sharon daniel | 15 December 2012 at 4:40 pm #


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    Cath | 15 December 2012 at 5:45 pm #

    they are in their great innocence and beauty, make the world go round…blessed are the children….:)
    Prayers for the angels who left Earth today,
    hold your babies tight and let them know you love them every day……so so good to hear I love you and have those morning, afternoon and evening squeezes!Even when they are adults let them know often how much they are loved:)


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