Matthew Thomas Donovan
Biography of Matthew Thomas Donovan
Amateur poet, life long artist.
- My Promise, Unkept
- We Live, and We Die
- The Remarkable Man
- The Train
- Ebony Fiction
- Osprey Meadows
- When I'm Dead
- Jewels of the Poor
- Speaking Tongues
- Waiting for Deliverance
- The Faces in the Crowd
- A Bitter Frost
- Confession of a Tired Artist
My Promise, Unkept
Do you remember the fifth of November,
How it smiled and burnt out by noon?
How the children laughed as all midnight collapsed
On a perfect evening, too soon?
Or how cars and trains, struck quickly by rains,
Fell silent neath' light of the moon?
Perhaps nothing's so clear in your memory, my dear,
As the kiss I shared happily with you.
And if nothing's remembered the fifth of November,