Home
Poems: My Own
Poems: By others
Poems: Classical
Poems: Multilingual
Music & Songs
Stories & Myths
Links to Poetry
FAQ
Contact
Submit a Poem
The latest

 

~ By Courtesy of Others ~

 

 

The Death of Mundilfari's Daughter

Winter winds spread venom
White rust in pale night sky
Dying comes doom dealing
Dag's Nag races southward
Skoll kills sun-dogs sleeping
Svalin's shield must yield now
Wain's wheel I bite gaining
War-frenzy more lost hope
Wolves howl bitter wailing
While the young sun dies.

© Richard A. Edwards (also known as Richard Fergus Fitzalan)
 

"The Death of Mundilfari´s Daughter" in A Long Knight's Journey Into Day
(Olympia, WA: House Arkeep Press, c1996).

Poetic form: Drottkvaett (Court Meter)


Back to : [ by Theme ]   [ by Author ]   [ by Title ]