St Peter’s Church, Heysham, is simply beautiful. I’ve written about it, before. But there’s a rumour that something unusual is hidden on one of the gravestones.

Equipped with the knowledge that its existence is real, we go looking…

Past the flower gardens with the hidden benches. Down the slope towards the sea, but stop…

Beside the grave that seems to be visited more than others. And peer at the lettering around the base.

Where it says, quite clearly, and written by his wife…

(Poet, Philosopher and … Failure)

Poet, Philosopher and … Failure.

©Stephen Tanham 2023

Stephen Tanham is a Director of the Silent Eye, a journey through the forest of personality to the dawn of Being. and

8 Comments on “Poet, Philosopher and …

  1. That’s intriguing, Steve. I hope you’ll reveal more. Beautiful photography by the way. I’m off to Google, see what I can uncover. 🙂

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