Thursday, 22 June 2017

midsummer evening



midsummer evening
the strong smell
of a jogging girl

previously unpublished



plain as porridge
flat as pancakes
grandparents’ home

previously unpublished



oversensitive
I like to be touched
by the summer wind

previously unpublished


Thursday, 8 June 2017

flipping a page



flipping a page
of the mazurka score
willow-tree wind

first published in The Heron’s Nest, June 2017



the smell of jazz
in the sounds of cigarettes
July heat

previously unpublished



stewing
in our own juice
fallen leaves

previously unpublished