A poetry event will be organized in collaboration with Girne Municipality and the Lyric Poetry Group at 19:30 on Friday 28th June in memory of retired teacher writer and poet Filiz Naldöven.
By Ahmet Abdulaziz …. The “World Poetry Day” of UNESCO, (21st March 2019) was recently celebrated at the Near East University. The event was comprised of a panel “The Past and the Present of Turkish Cypriot Poetry”, as well as the poetry being recited.
Introduction by Margaret Sheard …… The following poem was written by a friend and Cyprus veteran, Bob Scott, to commemorate the centenary of World War 1, in July 2018.
The Man Who Sat On Yonder Hill Nearly at journey’s end Uphill and down dale he had travelled Now was he to stop As he wished to rest his weary head Hands stiff with cold As to mouth he did raise A gasp of hot breath, he did […]