collection Letters North, 2008 (Aug),
Press, ISBN 978-0-9542649-5-6
Mslexia poetry competition, 2004
You might catch it
on the corner of Sauchiehall and Hope Street
the Big Issue seller stands sentinel with his dog,
sometimes on the Isle of Iona when the sky is carved by cloud,
sea turns serpentine and gannets dive target-sure.
hid from me down an alleyway on Fifth and Seventy-First
the rubbish sacks. I sensed it though.
whistled around the gasworks on the Torbay Road
people held their noses on open-top buses.
motherís friend found it on Plymouth Sound on Armistice Day,
was there all right, though the discovery was hers alone.
found it once by Lake Columcille in the hills of Donegal,
sun coloured the water mercury, etching the fields.