Tag: erasure

September rubbings

A poem in erasured lines celebrating 4 years of posting poetry

Pearly gates

An erasure poem of my own drafts – Charley (Life in Portofino) calls his drafts sleeping alligators – so with a nod to his wordsmithing, this category is called ‘crocks on the rocks’

humdrum hermit

moist pavements in tears and veiled lamps sucked reflections from wet ground I used to love the dark, sad evenings moods of melancholy wrapped the leafless landscape full of poetry – now the cup was emptied to the living heart of the world Some erasure poetry lifted…