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Brigg Corner #7

Signs of quarrying are still very much evident in the band of rock that underlies the Carr Naze boulder clay.


Days Like This, No 4: Before Night at Beacon Tarn

I HAVE a book in my rucksack by GV Carey. It’s called Mind the Stop. It could be about buses, it could be about church organs, but it concerns neither. 722 more words


Quarry Series 2: Draft 5

the scales on the fish
in the murky water
are intimate, nearly
invisible—though I know
what is hidden—so
a feather floats by on
the surface—but… 48 more words


Quarry Series II: Draft 1

the skin against precious granite—
as the stars too wait,
when the body meets with breath
suggesting a hold—a holding
of the breath, until surfacing— 15 more words


Granite City

Where the Mississippi water rolls along to meet the Sauk

And the banks slope down on the gray and rosy rock

“Granite City”, said the sign, granite was the prison wall… 203 more words