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The Yellow Buoy

List of Contents

ONE: THE YELLOW BUOY
Ego 1
Ego 2
Names
Four kinds of love
The end of the affair, Victor, Saying her name, 1951
The yellow buoy
Three to the left
Catullus 68
Catullus receives the ONZ
Ischaemia
CROATIA
Speaking in bronze
Making it
In Zadar
The stones of Zadar
Field notes
In that moment
When I touched your wrist
Last poem
A letter to Jadranka Pintaric
SEXTET
Lee Miller's famous foto
Richard Farrell
The emperor's clothes
Halting and Turing
The bond
Dream-rhyme-haiku
A/go
COLOMBIA
Love is a lunatic city
Caracoles gigantes
Last night I dreamed
The Prelude
SOUTH-WEST OF EDEN
The ghost
A la recherché...
Katherine Mansfield
Isola Bella
Cornwall, May 1916
Waving goodbye
TWO : THE SILENCE
Liguria: Before, Midday,
Buonanotte
A memory of Valéry Larbaud
Sonnet
The eel
Public notice
Sonnet
At the Villa dei Pini
Asterisk
And then...
A Ligurian story
Nella ora agli dei
Four versions of motets by Eugenio Montale
13 ways of looking at a waltz by Diabelli
Barry
Back then (but briefly)
Venezuela
Talking book
The return
La casa
Let us build the nation well
Graham Greeneland
Nine ways of looking at a fantail
The Maecenas of Lynn
Double sonnet: an owl is seen on Ascension Day, 2009
Three poems by Philippe Jaccottet
Late summer nights
Wind-blown fragments
Night notes
The crash
The afterlife
Sixes and sevens
The gift
The silence
THREE : THE GREEN ENCLAVE
The green enclave
Why poetry?
At Bogliasco
Larkin
The dream
Ave atque vale
Malice
The Russian
Of course
Look who's talking
Saluti
Grammaticus
Arletty
End of story
Frank
Lipitor
To a friend...
Where am I/Who am I?
The cloud
Stay alert
Heaven
Migraine
Overnight
In a Catholic country
The thousand year Reich
Has been
The old
The death of Odysseus
The new husband
Curno
Syllabics for Roger Morton
The angel
Names and places poem
Leaving Karekare
Further acknowledgements and notes.