I'm delighted to have three poems included in the Autumn Issue of The High Window among the work of a host of great poets. Thanks to the editor, David Cooke. You can read the issue here.
I'm delighted to have three poems published at isacoustic*. Still Life/ Whale was previously published in Erbacce Poetry Journal 50th Edition, although I've never been able to track down where you can buy a copy. Doubly lovely to be asked to submit by editor, Barton Smock, and to get paid for once! You can read the [...]
“restlessly, driven by leaves.” after a line by Rilke Leaf-sound/sea-sound/bird-sound/ shoved places of air – pockets of autumn/natural languages. * The scuffed water/the swinging fruits/the ruffled gulls - wind with its throat open. * The soaring cold barks at windows like a kept-out dog whines [...]
I am disappeared, like the rain already fallen, like my neighbour despondency. Summer, slendering to a point untouchable; turning to a fist of fires, a fury. Oh, the view from here. The river spreading to the sea, the boozy backs of not-so-grand hotels. And you, still and iridescent as an opal, sleeping away the dusty [...]