Things Men Have Made

by sarahartonsherkin

Today was International Poetry Day and i recited a poem at the Sherkin Island Library by D.H.Lawrence


Things men have made with wakened hands, and put

                 soft life into

are awake through years with transferred touch, and go

                 on glowing

for long years.

And for this reason, some old things are lovely

warm still with the life of forgotten men who made