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10th Sep19

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poetry favourites: George Szirtes
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Ink Sweat & Tears

 

and in the shop…
pamphlet collection –
“Sleepless Nights”,
Maverick Mustang Manuscripts;
 
 
fantasy volume –
“The Voice of Heaven: Ulbic Stories of Wise Men and Heroes”
 
in anthologies –
“After Orwell”,
“Coming into Leaf”, “Junction”,
and
“From Different Skies”
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Today

the clouds
are a mountain range
across the sky
 
close to me
a plum tree
with cloven trunk
 
tortuous,
the last tree
to blossom
 
your white flowers
are dancing
in defiance
 
the black clouds
spit their rain
ever harder
 
but to us,
brothers and sisters,
it is life
 

Dennis Tomlinson

published on Ink, Sweat & Tears website website, 3rd June 2018