We will hope they do get assembled into a book eventually, but in the meantime, they can perhaps be of help to Mums and Dads to have some fun singing along with their children, after school screen-set work is done. Click on this picture to take you to the poem 'IONA - The Pilgrim Way', This is the mask which was moulded to my face to ensure the radiotherapy I had in April 2017 was precisely targeted. Anything like this would be a real Curiosity! fly, climb and run a whilrigig beetle is the most fun . Click on image to go to the poem. If you cannot find the title you want in the indexes OR if you can remember only a few words of a post, enter the title or words here and you will then find any appropriate entries appear at the top of the left hand column where the most recent post usually appears. The songs are easy to learn and easy to sing because most of them have tunes that will be recognised. The effect was both charming and incredibly engaging. Find the poem by clicking on the image. The styles and execution of the two-voices vary from poem to poem. 'Crown of Thorns Cosmic Storm' to accompany 'Alpha & Omega'. 'Light of the world' posted to accompany 'To Light'. We never get dizzy. Please acknowledge if you use any of this work. At the bottom, beneath the image gallery, you'll find a little bit about Trevor (me), some recommended books, blogs and websites. Pam, who has been magnificent in caring for me since my Cancer diagnosis in October and I celebrate the end of Radiotherapy and our 36th Wedding Anniversary (Note the return of some hair!). for others, wings— Whirligig beetles have two pairs of compound eyes: one pair looks upwards, over the water's surface, while the other looks down, underwater. Students sat at computers and browsed book recommendations their peers had made using Flipgrid. Photo. The first thing that one notices when turning the page... (read more from the Whirligig Beetles and Requiem Summary). I had never even heard of poems for two voices until we read them in class the other day, and I'm so glad that you reviewed the entire book. Finding Expression – and God’s response – in Lament, Faraday Institute for Science and Religion, ISCAST: Christians in Science and Technology, NASA images of the day: one of the inspirations for the material on this site, Spaceweather:what to watch for in the skies, Cosmology - A Very Short Introduction: Peter Coles: OUP 2001: ISBN 978-0-19-285416-2, Praying the Jesus Prayer Together: Brother Ramon & Bishop Simon Barrington-Ward:BRF ISBN 1 84101 147 9, Quantum Leap: How John Polkinghorne found God in Science and Religion: Dean Nelson & Karl Gibberson: Monarch Books 2011: ISBN 978-1-85424-972-2, Radical Amazement: Judy Cannato: Sorin Books 2006: ISBN-10 1-1893732-99-1, The Cosmos in the Light of The Cross: George L Murphy: Trinity Press International 2003: ISBN 1-56338-417-5, ‘The Church Invisible,’ Nick Page, Zondervan. They can swim almost as effortlessly underwater as they do on the surface, making them difficult to catch. First posted here on Adomnan’s day (23rd September) 2015. 'Galaxy of Galaxies' (Embroidery) to accompany poem of the same title which can be found by clicking on the image. This work is often labeled as the companion piece to his 1985 work, I am Phoenix, an anthology of two-voice … Go to the poem with the same title by clicking on the image. The scientific basis has been checked by well-qualified scientists to give anyone who uses the confidence. Most viewed entries see list below the A-Z indexes, GET LATEST POSTS: SUBSCRIBE BY ENTERING YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS ABOVE. Mini-skirted mutton dressed up as lambs, to the slaughter of alcohol arm in arm madams. everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Joyful Noise. Beautiful islet off Lindidfarne - song of seals as background music. This image is formed from a small section of neural pathways posted by the Koch Institute, clipped, part inverted and stitched together. It is intended to impart a sense of our extensive, but still partial understanding of what goes on in that awesome part of our bodies, our brains. This anthology is an amazing interdisciplinary tool. Each song will have the words on screen, a sing-along video and a musical score complete with guitar chords. ONA): Reilig Odhrain (St Oran's Graveyard), Re-imagining Job 38 v4 ff for 21st Century, Sing of The East (Please help me keep on singing), St Francis Invites - All age/ All congregation game, Star of High Heaven (Epiphany Carol) by John B Hobbs, Starryverse 1 (The Super Starry Saucepan), The Length and Depth and Breadth (Little Canticle 124), The Sun Comes Up to Run Its Daily Circuit, The Super Starry Saucepan (Starryverse 1), Twelfth August - Perseids (Meteor Shower), Via-gy-or, Vin-gy-or (Light: a Song of God and Science), When I Consider The Heavens (Little Canticle 123), (IONA: A )Window of Light (Across the Sound of Mull), You Allow My Prayer To Span The Vastness of Creation (Little Canticle 128). This work is accompanied by spectacular pencil drawings by illustrator Eric Beddows. When the fountains are vandal dyed bloody and red, is the age of tranquility finally dead? I have! But mostly, you skate We hope you will enjoy the songs. Click on the image to go to the poem. It is a surprise because it is growing high on a bush of otherwise pure yellow roses: amazing! Looking across the Sound of Iona to Mull. The subjects of the book also segue effortlessly into exploration of the different insects (Do chrysalides really last all winter? The two parts of the poem frequently overlap to create a sense of frenzy and chaos, which reflects the movement of the whirligig beetle. In "Book Lice" Beddows has drawn the faces of a friendly book lice couple smiling through the gaps of a page they have presumably eaten through themselves. If you've got lessons plans, videos, activities, or other ideas you'd like to contribute, we'd love to hear from you. This is me on the left and Pam with me at the West Door of the lovely Chapel of St Peter-on-the-Wall, Bradwell-on-Sea, Essex, following the Iona Creation Service featuring the poetry on this blog in August 2014. Each of these poems is written with two voices in mind, often creating a cacophony of vocals, not unlike the sound of insects buzzing. Easy for children to achieve. from whirling and weaving. There is no comment submitted by members.. © Poems are the property of their respective owners. At this point of the Isle of Mull, the end of a pilgrimage or trip to Iona is in sight. All rights reserved. In "Whirligig Beetles" Beddows illustrations echo the frantic, whirring nature of the piece. Whirligig beetles have two pairs of compound eyes: one pair looks upwards, over the water's surface, while the other looks down, underwater. Click on the image to go to the poem. CANCER 3: Last Radiotherapy session – and now another wait! 'Cross and Vortex' to accompany 'Stars and Planets Sing Your Glory'. If you should feel daunted by the possibility of being asked questions you can’t answer, you may find. Audio. Walk through the senescent park, its motor boat gone, and the menagerie cages so forlorn, so forlorn.Parks with cycles that are going too fast, with no park keeper to ring the bell at lastcall to vacate and sleep down the tumultuous day, of a childhood adventure along Swansea bay.Walled around with hills and a valley escapeSwansea prods inland in a sou'wester cape.Raining in grand sheets drawn across Penlanthey collapse on the Tawe and its villages in van.SA1 appears not to be fun, built it seems for everyone / no one.Icing coloured apartments, one upon another, the docking for shipping gone, brother oh brother!