Sunday, 23 February 2014

fallow fields


fallow fields
the breath of Genghis Khan
on my neck

previously unpublished



chill of dusk
the trees far away
turning blue

previously unpublished



thawing wind
the disfigured snowman
gets dirty

previously unpublished

Saturday, 8 February 2014

empty house


empty house
the deaths hiding
in the clock

first published in Tinywords, February 2014



winter drizzle
putting the cat
to sleep

first published in Shamrock, February 2014



a damp dark day
the air tinged with a smell
of burning feathers

previously unpublished