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On Kin - Me þuhte...
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bardawulf
On Kin
This poem was submitted to Sé Ærendraca, the organizational newsletter of the GFS.  I'm posting it again, here, so as to keep a record of it in my journal.  So, with apologies to those on my Friends list who may've already seen this:


On Kin: A Lay Given to Sibb

 

Hale strong and happy | one's hearth ought be

Good finance and frith | it's furtherance foot

Friendliness and freedom | from fear and churning

Bond and broadness | the lucky band's badge

Gold-haired guardian | who's gifts these are

Who's tresses a treasure | turned by dwarves

Sibb! staunch sibling | pray see us with courtesy

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ciarin From: ciarin Date: September 26th, 2009 06:07 am (UTC) (Link)
I just got Sé Aerendraca today and I'm so glad your poem is on there! I'm going to see about drawing something for the next newsletter.
bardawulf From: bardawulf Date: September 29th, 2009 06:21 pm (UTC) (Link)
Thanks. You should definitely draw something for the newsletter.
heethen_crone From: heethen_crone Date: September 26th, 2009 03:47 pm (UTC) (Link)
beautiful! You definitely have the gift of Braggi.
bardawulf From: bardawulf Date: September 29th, 2009 06:22 pm (UTC) (Link)
Thanks for saying so, Freowyn.
rabid_ravener From: rabid_ravener Date: September 26th, 2009 11:28 pm (UTC) (Link)
Nice poem. I have particular interest in the old forms. Thanks for posting it.
bardawulf From: bardawulf Date: September 29th, 2009 06:34 pm (UTC) (Link)
Hey! I didn't realize you were here on LJ (I just "friended" your journal, if that's okay).

Thank you. I'm still learning, a beginner really. But it's something I truly enjoy, and hopefully I'll improve as I continue along. One of my biggest regrets about not being able to get the time off work to attend ECT this year was when I learned you were giving your workshop/presentation. Maybe you can be coaxed into giving it again? Hint, hint.
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bardawulf From: bardawulf Date: September 29th, 2009 06:37 pm (UTC) (Link)
Thank you so much. That's very kind of you to say. And I owe you a debt of gratitude; you've played a big role in the rekindling of my interest in scopcraeft. So yes, thank YOU!
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