outpouring

I feel the world as though caught in a storm upon a cliff And everyone else seems bone dry. But…

trust

Scared and sore Bombast battered Distraction-drugged Confidence creeps up A timid child at a window And vanishes at the smallest…

seaswim

my hands tinkle through the water I float I hear my lungs as though through speakers the inside of my…

Restore

Don’t leave breadcrumbs You won’t come back Scorch the path Sweep up the splinters Of your shattered self Let them…

Northflight

it has come as a low thud the rage in me a great beast with slow tread boiling across the…

My Grandfather

Stepped into his wife’s shoes The day she died. Learnt to make soda bread. Took the smallest one, my father,…

Progress

I try to mend the unruly tapestry of my life my fingers brittle and bleeding I work on the go…