and in the shop…
joint collection –
“Rugged Rocks Running Rascals”
YouTube poetry p f playlist: Barbara Hickson reading Out of Sight
First published in Not a Drop – just oceans of poetry,
Beautiful Dragons Collaborations (2016), and subsequently in Planet in Peril (2019)
and YouTube video for World Environment Day, 5th June 2020, Fly on the Wall Press.
It’s easy to talk
yet say nothing.
In the woods behind Witherslack
we startled five deer.
They stood – fixed, staring –
then sprang away
clearing the fence effortlessly.
They told us everything
we didn’t want to know.