The Dreamers of Dreams

I’ve always loved the expression ‘movers and shakers’ without ever knowing where it came from until today. I like the action of movers and the mild rebellion, as I see it, of shakers. I’ve heard this expression a couple of times recently on the BBC2 trail for their treasure house of delights in this season’s creative output. And loving words as I do this led me on a delightful journey, because the voiceover makes movers and shakers sound like part of one poem but I then discovered it is not one poem but excerpts from six poems by Keats, O’Shaughnessy, […]

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