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Born London, based in Paris since 1973,
Founder-member Internet Society England
Civil Society Representative to U.K. Inter-Governmental E-Summit 2001
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Jonathan ROBIN Poems
To An Ostrich Seen From Above After Fran...
Why do you bury your head underground, risking so much and so much? O black and white ostrich with feathers all found, why do you bury your head in the ground
The Accounting Of Hardship - Parody Robe...
Ask still less of money spent where the spender thinks it went, for, despite reminders sent, its too easy to invent excuses not to find the rent.
*rubaiyat Of Invention And Innovation - ...
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Disappointing View - After Shel Silverst...
Put in's power lasts an hour, Sad damned man's did too, when the spell in spelling's broken - Shah 'I ran' would rue.
Advice To An Applicant - Parody Rudyard ...
If you can back your boss and keep on smiling, while toning down his brash absurdities, if, having watched the man manhandle filing,
Research On Cinderella - After Shel Silv...
From dawn till dusk, from land to land, without too much ado, I'd seek the perfect ankle,
My Familiar Dream - Translations Paul Ve...
I often have some strange and striking dreams about an unknown girl, of love we share, each time the same, each time a different air about her swirls, who understands it seems.
Åš› Aura Of Felicity Çˆ±
He meets by chance he’ll ever bless handmaiden, and some hidden hand unveils an inner loveliness too few take time to understand.
It Rains In My Heart - Translation Paul ...
It rains in my heart as on town and on mart, pours down longings that start to reign in my heart!
Requiem I - Parody Robert Louis Stevenso...
Through the artificial flowers let me slide when all my powers
A Dog's Life
Sixteen years, now almost seventeen, I've played at stick and ball, stayed seldom still until good master's call would whistle shrill to lead me back - no need to smack. Sight keen.
Tiger's Rumour And Other Parodies Willia...
Tyger’s Rumour Rumour rushing rampant right
Tarantella For Cinderella - Parody Hilai...
Do you remember the Ball, Cinderella, do you recall the Ball? And the prancing, glancing, dancing
Merlin To Mermaid - Acrostic Sonnet
Merlin, magician, foresight filled,
To An Ostrich Seen From Above After Frances Cornford To A Fat Woman Seen From A Train
Why do you bury your head underground,
risking so much and so much?
O black and white ostrich with feathers all found,
why do you bury your head in the ground
while the grass is so soft and the hunter’s around
and the trigger is light on the touch?
O why do you bury your head underground,
risking so much and so much?