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Marc’s Almanac

102 EpisodesProduced by Marc SidwellWebsite

Five minutes of civilised calm. As featured on BBC Radio Suffolk.Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com to receive an email when new episodes are added.You can find a playlist of the recommended songs on YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLxBpfbS-x5t3GLN-TVXMNSSwnAlum0l8Z

102 Episodes | 2020 - 2021

To The Sea – 4th June, 2021

June 4th, 2021

6:53

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Philip Larkin, To The Sea.

"Everything crowds under the low horizon:

Reminder – 28th May, 2021

May 28th, 2021

5:13

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Mark Jarman, Reminder.

"You're here and God's in heaven..."

From the …

The Hug – 14th May, 2021

May 14th, 2021

6:02

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Thom Gunn, The Hug.

"I dozed, I slept. My sleep broke on a hug..."

For The Fallen – 7th May, 2021

May 7th, 2021

7:14

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Laurence Binyon, For The Fallen.

"At the going down of the sun and …

Today – 30th April, 2021

April 30th, 2021

6:16

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem …

Brave Horatius – 16th April, 2021

April 16th, 2021

7:28

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem …

The Goodly Fere – 2nd April, 2021

April 2nd, 2021

7:58

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Ezra Pound, The Ballad of the Goodly Fere.

"No capon priest was the …

Loveliest of Trees – 26th March, 2021

March 26th, 2021

5:05

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by AE Housman.

"Loveliest of trees, the cherry now

Is hung with bloom …

Absent in the Spring – 19th March, 2021

March 19th, 2021

5:22

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a sonnet by William Shakespeare.

"From you have I been absent in the spring,

The Just – 12th March, 2021

March 12th, 2021

7:03

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Jorge Luis Borges, in a translation by Alastair Reid, The Just.

"A …

The Skylark – 5th March, 2021

March 5th, 2021

6:14

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by John Clare, The Skylark.

"Up from their hurry, see, the skylark …

The Passionate Shepherd – 26th February, 2021

February 26th, 2021

5:44

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Christopher Marlowe, The Passionate Shepherd to his Love.

"Come live …

The Summer Day – 19th February, 2021

February 19th, 2021

6:08

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Mary Oliver, The Summer Day.

"Who made the world?
Who made the swan, …

Now Winter Nights Enlarge – 12th February, 2021

February 12th, 2021

5:06

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Thomas Campion, Now Winter Nights Enlarge.

"Now winter nights enlarge

5th February, 2021 – Evening

February 5th, 2021

5:07

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Rainer Maria Rilke, Evening, in a translation by Stephen Mitchell.

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21st December, 2020 – The Shortest Day

December 21st, 2020

7:31

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Susan Cooper, The Shortest Day.

"And so the Shortest Day came and …

14th December, 2020 – The Darkling Thrush

December 14th, 2020

5:41

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Thomas Hardy, The Darkling Thrush.

"I leant upon a coppice gate

When …

7th December, 2020 – A Winter Blue Jay

December 7th, 2020

5:26

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Sara Teesdale, A Winter Blue Jay.

"Crisply the bright snow whispered,

30th November, 2020 – Advent Calendar

November 30th, 2020

5:36

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Rowan Williams, Advent Calendar.

"He will come like last leaf’s fall.

23rd November, 2020 – Children of Our Age

November 23rd, 2020

5:59

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Wislawa Symborska, Children of Our Age.

"All day long, all through …

16th November, 2020 – Wild Geese

November 16th, 2020

5:32

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Mary Oliver, Wild Geese.

"You do not have to be good.
You do not …

9th November, 2020 – In Flanders Fields

November 9th, 2020

5:02

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem …

2nd November, 2020 – The Wild Swans at Coole

November 2nd, 2020

5:31

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem …

26th October, 2020 – Batter My Heart

October 26th, 2020

6:05

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem …

19th October, 2020 – The Way Through The Woods

October 19th, 2020

5:17

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Rudyard Kipling, The Way Through The Woods.

"They shut the road …

12th October, 2020 – All My Friends...

October 12th, 2020

6:27

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Christian Wiman, All My Friends Are Finding New Beliefs.

"All my …

5th October, 2020 – A Day in Autumn

October 5th, 2020

5:24

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem …

28th September, 2020 – The Ruined Maid

September 28th, 2020

6:38

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Thomas Hardy, The Ruined Maid.

"O 'Melia, my dear, this does …

21st September, 2020 – At The Wellhead

September 21st, 2020

6:53

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem …

14th September, 2020 – September

September 14th, 2020

6:33

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem …

7th September, 2020 – Autumn Journal

September 7th, 2020

5:27

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in East London, as the capital starts to wake up. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Louis MacNeice, an extract from Autumn Journal.

"September has come, …

10th August, 2020 – Dane-geld

August 10th, 2020

5:28

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Rudyard …

3rd August, 2020 – How At Once

August 3rd, 2020

4:59

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Edward …

27th July, 2020 – The Other

July 27th, 2020

5:12

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by RS …

20th July, 2020 – Ancient Maxims

July 20th, 2020

5:54

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With an extract from Virgil's Georgics.

"So all things are fated

to slide towards the worst, …

13th July, 2020 – Praise the Mutilated World

July 13th, 2020

5:21

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Adam Zagajewski, Try to Praise the Mutilated World.

"Remember the moments …

6th July, 2020 – Ale's The Stuff To Drink

July 6th, 2020

5:58

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by AE Housman, an extract from Terence, This Is Stupid Stuff.

"And malt does …

29th June, 2020 – The Vagabond

June 29th, 2020

5:49

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Robert Louis Stevenson, The Vagabond.

"Wealth I seek not, hope nor love,
Nor …

22nd June, 2020 – Raptor

June 22nd, 2020

5:08

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by RS Thomas, Raptor.

"You have made God small,
setting him astride
a pipette or …

15th June, 2020 – Waiting for the Barbarians

June 15th, 2020

6:28

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by CP …

12th June, 2020 – The Guy in the Glass

June 12th, 2020

5:43

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Dale Wimbrow, The Guy in the Glass.

"When you get what you want in your …

11th June, 2020 – Mowing

June 11th, 2020

5:18

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Robert Frost, Mowing.

"There was never a sound beside the wood but one,

And …

10th June, 2020 – Bright is the Ring of Words

June 10th, 2020

5:54

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Robert Louis Stevenson, Bright is the Ring of Words.

"Bright is the ring of …

9th June, 2020 – Tarantella

June 9th, 2020

5:40

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Hilaire Belloc, Tarantella.

"Do you remember an inn, Miranda?

Do you remember …

8th June, 2020 – The Pylons

June 8th, 2020

5:35

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Stephen Spender, The Pylons.

"The secret of these hills was stone, and …

5th June, 2020 – It is not growing like a tree...

June 5th, 2020

5:25

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Ben …

4th June, 2020 – Ah, for a man...

June 4th, 2020

5:42

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Alfred, Lord Tennyson, an extract from Maud.

"Ah God, for a man with heart, …

3rd June, 2020 – An English Light

June 3rd, 2020

5:05

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Felix Dennis, An English Light.

"9:45 on a fine June night,
I watch from the …

2nd June, 2020 – Drummer Hodge

June 2nd, 2020

5:09

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Thomas Hardy, Drummer Hodge.

"They throw in Drummer Hodge, to rest
Uncoffined …

1st June, 2020 – The Lake Isle of Innisfree

June 1st, 2020

4:48

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by William …

29th May, 2020 – The Whitsun Weddings

May 29th, 2020

5:47

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Philip Larkin, an extract from The Whitsun Weddings.

"All afternoon, through …

28th May, 2020 – East Coker

May 28th, 2020

4:58

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by TS …

27th May, 2020 – Prague

May 27th, 2020

5:27

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Christian Wiman, Prague.

"When I was learning words                        

26th May, 2020 – i thank You, God

May 26th, 2020

4:52

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by ee cummings, i thank You, God.

"i thank You God for most this amazing
day: …

22nd May, 2020 – The Rolling English Road

May 22nd, 2020

6:00

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by GK …

21st May, 2020 – A Walk

May 21st, 2020

5:54

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Rainer Maria Rilke, A Walk.

"My eyes already touch the sunny hill.
going far …

20th May, 2020 – The School of York

May 20th, 2020

5:38

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a poem by Alcuin,

19th May, 2020 – Ode to a Nightingale

May 19th, 2020

5:51

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With an extract from Ode to a Nightingale by John Keats.

"I cannot see what flowers are at …

18th May, 2020 – When in Disgrace with Fortune

May 18th, 2020

5:29

Five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. Sign up at https://marcsalmanac.substack.com

With a sonnet by William Shakespeare.

"When, in disgrace with fortune and men's eyes,
I all …

15th May, 2020 – The Things That Haven't Been Done

May 15th, 2020

5:45

Hello from Suffolk, England.

Sit back and enjoy five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. With a poem by …

14th May, 2020 – Pied Beauty

May 14th, 2020

5:14

Hello from Suffolk, England.

Sit back and enjoy five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. With a poem by …

13th May, 2020 – If

May 13th, 2020

5:41

Hello from Suffolk, England.

Sit back and enjoy five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. With a poem by …

12th May, 2020 – Invitation to the Country

May 12th, 2020

5:34

Hello from Suffolk, England.

Sit back and enjoy five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. With a poem by …

11th May, 2020 – The Waltz

May 11th, 2020

5:39

Hello from Suffolk, England.

Sit back and enjoy five minutes of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. With a poem by Lord …

8th May, 2020 – Railway Rhymes

May 8th, 2020

5:24

Hello from Suffolk, England. Take five minutes for a dose of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. With a poem by Charles …

7th May, 2020 – The Pied Piper of Hamelin

May 7th, 2020

4:53

Hello from Suffolk, England. Take five minutes for a dose of civilised calm, recorded in the peace of the English countryside. With the opening of …

6th May, 2020 – Ninetieth Birthday

May 6th, 2020

5:56

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm recorded in the peace of the English countryside. With a poem by RS Thomas,

5th May, 2020 – Nuns Fret Not

May 5th, 2020

5:35

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm. With a poem by William Wordsworth, Nuns Fret Not.

"Nuns fret not at their …

4th May, 2020 – The Quiet Life

May 4th, 2020

5:25

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm. With a poem, The Quiet Life by Alexander Pope.

"Happy the man whose wish and care

1st May, 2020 – Aurora Leigh

May 1st, 2020

5:28

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With an extract from Aurora Leigh by Elizabeth Barrett …

30th April, 2020 – The Promised Garden

April 30th, 2020

5:19

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by Theo Dorgan, The Promised Garden.

"There …

29th April, 2020 – Everyone Sang

April 29th, 2020

4:32

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by Siegfried Sassoon, Everyone Sang.

28th April, 2020 – Ozymandias

April 28th, 2020

5:11

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by Percy Shelley, Ozymandias.

"I met a …

27th April, 2020 – The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

April 27th, 2020

5:25

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem translated by Edward Fitzgerald, The Rubaiyat …

24th April, 2020 – Portrait of a Lady

April 24th, 2020

5:17

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by T.S. Eliot, Portrait of a Lady.

"Now that …

23rd April, 2020 – The Glory of the Garden

April 23rd, 2020

5:34

Hello from Suffolk, England. Happy St George's Day. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by Rudyard Kipling,

22nd April, 2020 – Summer Farm

April 22nd, 2020

5:32

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by Norman MacCaig, Summer Farm.

"Straws like …

21st April, 2020 – This Royal Throne of Kings

April 21st, 2020

4:37

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by William Shakespeare, John of Gaunt's …

20th April, 2020 – Pangur Ban

April 20th, 2020

4:59

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by a 9th-century Irish monk, Pangur Ban.

"I …

17th April, 2020 – The Canterbury Tales

April 17th, 2020

4:31

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by Geoffrey Chaucer, the opening of his …

16th April, 2020 – Norman and Saxon

April 16th, 2020

6:19

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by Rudyard Kipling, Norman and Saxon.

"My …

15th April, 2020 – I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud

April 15th, 2020

5:09

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by William Wordsworth, I Wandered Lonely as a …

14th April, 2020 – The Tuft of Flowers

April 14th, 2020

5:33

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by Robert Frost, The Tuft of Flowers.

"I went …

13th April, 2020 – Trees

April 13th, 2020

5:10

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by Alfred Joyce Kilmer, Trees.

"I think that …

10th April, 2020 – Love, iii

April 10th, 2020

4:49

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by George Herbert, Love, iii.

"Love bade me …

9th April, 2020 – Adlestrop

April 9th, 2020

4:40

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by Edward Thomas, Adlestrop.

"Yes. I remember …

8th April, 2020 – The Tyger

April 8th, 2020

5:01

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by William Blake, The Tyger.

"Tyger Tyger, …

7th April, 2020 – The Lambs of Grasmere

April 7th, 2020

5:28

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by Christina Rossetti, The Lambs of Grasmere.

6th April, 2020 – 'Hope' is the thing with feathers

April 6th, 2020

4:34

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by Emily Dickinson, 'Hope'  is the thing with …

3rd April, 2020 – Home Thoughts, From Abroad

April 3rd, 2020

5:04

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by Robert Browning, Home Thoughts, From Abroad

2nd April, 2020 – The Trees

April 2nd, 2020

4:32

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by Philip Larkin, The Trees.

"The trees are …

1st April, 2020 – Upon Westminster Bridge

April 1st, 2020

5:01

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by William Wordsworth, Upon Westminster Bridge

31st March, 2020 – The Sun Rising

March 31st, 2020

4:45

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by John Donne, The Sun Rising.

"Busy old …

30th March, 2020 – Spring

March 30th, 2020

4:59

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here’s five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a moment from Wind in the Willows and Spring by …

27th March, 2020 – On A Lane In Spring

March 27th, 2020

4:44

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here’s five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With some weekend Wodehouse and John Clare's On a Lane in …

26th March, 2020 – On His Blindness

March 26th, 2020

4:55

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here’s five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With John Milton's On His Blindness.

"They also serve who …

25th March, 2020 – Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

March 25th, 2020

4:25

Happy new year from Suffolk, England. It’s Lady Day and here’s five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With an extract from Sir …

24th March, 2020 – Seaside Golf

March 24th, 2020

3:36

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by John Betjeman, Seaside Golf.

"How straight …

23rd March, 2020 – Lockdown

March 23rd, 2020

5:12

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by Brother Richard Hendrick, OFM, Lockdown.

22nd March, 2020 – The Bright Field

March 22nd, 2020

3:53

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm to start your day right. With a poem by RS Thomas, The Bright Field.

"I have seen …

20th March, 2020 – Awareness of Alcuin

March 20th, 2020

4:22

Hello from Suffolk, England. Here's five minutes of civilised calm from the English countryside to start your day right. With a poem about Alcuin of …

Calm from the English countryside

March 19th, 2020

0:59

However you start your day, add a bite-sized serving of civilised calm from Suffolk, England. With a poem by John Masefield: “Epilogue”.

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