Ronnie Wathen

reading “Straight Line” & “After the Sun” by his daughter Sunna

Outside the house in the Clot that Ronnie built

After Ronnie’s death he was described as a true renaissance man: he was a mountaineer, poet and pipe player as well as husband and father. He was widely read with friends that encompassed all of his passions and included Robert Graves in Deia and R.D. Laing, the famous psychologist. He published a number of books of poetry that are difficult to find. Here we showcase two poems read by his daughter, Sunna. His poetry is light and easily understood. He was a popular poet who liked his poetry to be easily understood and to be enjoyed.

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Each recording is set on a loop to play every 5 minutes. Simply sit back, clear your mind, and wait for the recording to start. You do not need to do anything, it will simply start in a few minutes.