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The Windhover

By Gerard Manley Hopkins, recited by Richard Austin The Windhover to Christ our Lord by Gerard Manley Hopkins I caught this morning morning’s minion, king- dom of daylight’s dauphin, dapple-dawn-drawn Falcon, in his riding Of the rolling level underneath him … Continue reading

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God’s Grandeur

By Gerard Manley Hopkins, recited by Richard Austin How does a poetry recording happen? Watch Richard at work as he records “God’s Grandeur” for his Hopkins poetry CD, Back to Beauty’s Giver. (Thanks to Tim Wilson.) God’s Grandeur by Gerard … Continue reading

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Pied Beauty

By Gerard Manley Hopkins, recited by Richard Austin Glory be to God for dappled things — For skies of couple-colour as a brinded cow; For rose-moles all in stipple upon trout that swim; Fresh-firecoal chestnut-falls; finches wings; Landscape plotted and … Continue reading

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