Friday, 13 June 2014

Calmer Sutra

The house clicks and creaks as things
warm or cool, just like our
old bones crack and growl like
icebergs calving as we try to
contort our recalcitrant bodies into
The Beast with Two Bad Backs.

Friday, 6 June 2014


She reddens as
she ripens, like a
fruit or flower
about to burst into
sudden splendour.