In this category:

    FLEURSDUMAL POETRY LIBRARY - classic, modern, experimental & visual & sound poetry, poetry in translation, city poets, poetry archive, pre-raphaelites, editor's choice, etc.
    POETRY ARCHIVE
    Archive I-J
    FLEURSDUMAL POETRY LIBRARY - classic, modern, experimental & visual & sound poetry, poetry in translation, city poets, poetry archive, pre-raphaelites, editor's choice, etc.
    EXPERIMENTAL POETRY
    Joyce, James
    FICTION & NON-FICTION - books, booklovers, lit. history, biography, essays, translations, short stories, columns, literature: celtic, beat, travesty, war, dada & de stijl, drugs, dead poets
    FICTION: SHORT STORIES
    Joyce, James

New on FdM

  1. Clementine Beauvais: Piglettes
  2. Hugo Ball: Verse ohne Worte
  3. 10 years www.fleursdumal.nl – magazine for art & literature
  4. Fjodor Tjoettsjev: Alles nam hij
  5. William Brewer: I Know Your Kind. Poems about the American opioid epidemic
  6. Alex Dimitrov: Together and By Ourselves
  7. Novalis: An die Muse
  8. Johannes Theodor Baargeld: Venus beim Spiel der Könige
  9. UITMARKT 2017 van 25 tm 27 augustus Oosterdok Amsterdam
  10. Robert Burns: Is there for Honest Poverty

Or see the index

All categories

  1. CINEMA, RADIO & TV (46)
  2. DANCE (35)
  3. DICTIONARY OF IDEAS (120)
  4. EXHIBITION – art, art history, photos, paintings, drawings, sculpture, ready-mades, video, performing arts, collages, gallery, etc. (1,141)
  5. FICTION & NON-FICTION – books, booklovers, lit. history, biography, essays, translations, short stories, columns, literature: celtic, beat, travesty, war, dada & de stijl, drugs, dead poets (1,860)
  6. FLEURSDUMAL POETRY LIBRARY – classic, modern, experimental & visual & sound poetry, poetry in translation, city poets, poetry archive, pre-raphaelites, editor's choice, etc. (3,181)
  7. LITERARY NEWS & EVENTS – art & literature news, in memoriam, festivals, city-poets, writers in Residence (915)
  8. MONTAIGNE (64)
  9. MUSEUM OF LOST CONCEPTS – invisible poetry, conceptual writing, spurensicherung (37)
  10. MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY – department of ravens & crows, birds of prey, riding a zebra (56)
  11. MUSEUM OF PUBLIC PROTEST- photos, texts, videos, street poetry (58)
  12. MUSIC (101)
  13. PRESS & PUBLISHING (28)
  14. REPRESSION OF WRITERS, JOURNALISTS & ARTISTS (54)
  15. STORY ARCHIVE – olv van de veestraat, reading room, tales for fellow citizens (16)
  16. STREET POETRY (14)
  17. THEATRE (113)
  18. TOMBEAU DE LA JEUNESSE – early death: writers, poets & artists who died young (207)
  19. ULTIMATE LIBRARY – danse macabre, ex libris, grimm and others, fairy tales, the art of reading, tales of mystery & imagination, sherlock holmes theatre, erotic poetry, the ideal woman (89)
  20. · (2)

Or see the index



  1. Subscribe to new material: RSS

James JOYCE: Nightpiece

James Joyce
Nightpiece

Gaunt in gloom,
The pale stars their torches,
Enshrouded, wave.
Ghostfires from heaven’s far verges faint illume,
Arches on soaring arches,
Night’s sindark nave.

Seraphim,
The lost hosts awaken
To service till
In moonless gloom each lapses muted, dim,
Raised when she has and shaken
Her thurible.

And long and loud,
To night’s nave upsoaring,
A starknell tolls
As the bleak incense surges, cloud on cloud,
Voidward from the adoring
Waste of souls.

James Joyce (1882 – 1941)
Nightpiece
fleursdumal.nl magazine

More in: Archive I-J, Joyce, James, Joyce, James

Previous and Next Entry

« | »

Thank you for reading FLEURSDUMAL.NL - magazine for art & literature