Postcard from the North

Dearest, I am writing to say thanks for thinking of me but no thanks. My hands are in the soil and my body in the water and my mouth is singing. These things take me away from you and the world we inhabit together. Let me go, for trying to stay splinters who I am … Continue reading Postcard from the North

Pardon me … if I don’t Trust your Hallucinations

They say the granite sparkles. Aye, in the sun, a lovely sparkle. She tries to see it, face up against the stone and in the ends decides - It is an hallucination from living this far North, surrounded by grey and (possibly) granite radioactivity affecting their sight. She makes a joke to that effect and … Continue reading Pardon me … if I don’t Trust your Hallucinations

True Minds

Written for Stelios and Egle’s Wedding 1st June 2019   What does enduring love now mean after all these many years? You’ve shared a thousand jokes and smiles, soothed sleepless faceless fears, You’ve farted loudly in your bed, squeezed spots and picked your teeth, You’ve both enjoyed experimenting, especially when he is underneath. You’ve washed … Continue reading True Minds