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#WhanThatAprilleDay16: Celebrating Middle English Poetry

Today is #WhanThatAprilleDay16 which means that we are joining @LeVostreGC in celebrating medieval texts! Here’s an excerpt from Geoffrey’s announcement over at ‘In the Middle’: “On the first daye of Aprille, lat us make tyme to take joye yn alle … Continue reading

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National Poetry Day: The Virgin Mary lights our way

‘Heyl, levedy, se-stoerre bryght, Godes moder, edy wyht, Mayden ever vurst and late, Of hevenriche sely gate.’ [Hail, lady, sea-star bright, / God’s mother, blessed creature, / Mother ever first and last, / of the heavenly kingdom the blessed gate] … Continue reading

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