Dusk at the lake.
I pick cattails and
think of summers
Spent with you.
Lazy days and
Sunsets of youth
And angst of desires… 23 more words
This week our Friday Poem is ‘Different Shoulders’ by Dai George, from his debut collection The Claims Office.
Some of you may have been lucky enough to hear Dai George at our poetry festival on 17 February, where he was in conversation with Gwyneth Lewis, sharing poems and discussing poetic themes and styles through the generations. 107 more words
daffodils & badger bilge ( a p o e t r y )
marble cakes & marmalade parlour maids & poles otters in me dockets pockets in the holes natterjacks & haversacks saddle wax & sprats mortar in me daughter water in the rats pantomimes & phantom chimes amber eyes & lips battles in me barrels apples in the pips telephones & metronomes megaphones & knees blisters in me sister whispers in the trees analogue & cattle prods catalogues & glue scuffles in me ruffles shuffles in the shrew daffodils & badger bilge stagger hills & roads easter in me vestry eggy as she flows ...