Category: Poetry

the snag

marked by cloven clamouring insatiable satyrs and the pursuer, Pan resistance etched in your scarring dyed-in-the-wood maiden hand-in-hand with nemesis goes the worm through fleshy underside stripping bark, sickening the rose, * dryad choice of bride or suicide masked foresters and their careless hands armoured in dismembering chains shall scatter to the meadowlands sawdust and firewood remains…

Paranoid poem

We see faces everywhere, literally and figuratively – it can be fun but I recall as a very small child being shy of a stranger’s gaze. to the point of having to hide. Taken from the Wellcome exhibition I constructed this diptych and the following lines ensued, in…

At the sign of the fish

what lover felt that landing a fish locked for aeons could vouchsafe the course of true love; a creature gasping by the watery wayside declaiming empty-mouthed without fluidity of feeling depths of emotion or is it the signature of Jonah harbinger of peril three…