Category Archives: Music & Verse

About the music of “Bright Weaving”

By Martin Springett   I wrote my first piece of Guy Kay-inspired music after the publication of The Summer Tree twenty years ago. It was a setting of Rachel’s song, which graced this site until fairly recently, so it seems … Continue reading

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Lyrics to The Summer Tree by Jes Perry

The Summer Tree – words and music by Jes Perry   Monster of love Come clip my spreading wings Bind me to that post, to the Summer Tree Horned spirit, snakes entwined The serpents kiss is on your wrists, Love … Continue reading

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Lyrics to ‘Ceinwen’s Bow’ by Talis Kimberley

Come Lay Me Down Come lay me down beneath the moon/s* My mind will wander to the ruin Where rivers failed to make it through And lions failed to protect you Come lay me down beneath the stars As cruel … Continue reading

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Darien’s Song by Joy Green

Darien’s Song The loneliest creature on all of the earth Cursed by his power, cursed by his birth Who knows his destiny, who knows his worth? Balanced between Light and Dark Born to be random, a thread floating wild By … Continue reading

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‘Defiance’ (Jennifer’s Song) by Joy Green

Defiance (Jennifer’s Song) You hold me in the darkness And bind me to your will You torture me completely Is my agony a thrill? You look into my centre And befoul all you find You sear my soul and body … Continue reading

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