Declare Your Goods

Declare your goods:   Exotic dirt-danced shoes Brushing britches In a two-part tango Across a coast Designed by dancers Powdered streets with foreign footprints   Photographs of family Of friends Festivities Embossed in minds The blueprints of a future A finite forever   A blazer Saturated in salty scents Of minerals To set ablaze A… Continue reading Declare Your Goods


Grasping the Ethereal

You reach arm deep into memories unstirrred to find A capsule, a hollow, a rounded space awaiting Soft to touch and cold to feel, it is ethereal And commonplace are reactions such as these: A startle, a quickening of breath tapered with realisation And a dozen pangs of wistfulness It is impossible to grip a… Continue reading Grasping the Ethereal