Free chapbook download

I have just released my first chapbook under a creative commons licence, and you can get it for free through the following links: Download from Dropbox Download from Google Drive It is a collection of golden shovel poems inspired by Sylvia Plath's work. I do hope you will download and read. Please let me know… Continue reading Free chapbook download

Insurmountable

with Lize Spit & Thomas Gunzig An octopus has three hearts:one for birth, one for life, one for death.The soft oval body envelopseverything it needs. One human heart attempts to thinkof yesterday, today, and tomorrow,but the head doesn't listen.Through the ossicles we learn thatmany things in nature occur in threes:you, me and your ego in… Continue reading Insurmountable

Digging for Sylvia cover reveal

Soon I’ll be releasing my first chapbook under a creative commons licence, and you’ll be able to download it for free. Watch this space! The poems I used in this project are: On the plethora of dryadsMorning songThe night dancesChildless WomanBrasiliaWitch burningAftermathA lifeYadwigha, on a Red Couch, Among LilliesThe disquieting musesThe eye-moteThe hanging manStillbornLast wordsI… Continue reading Digging for Sylvia cover reveal

Houston we have a problem

after Lotte Dodion belovedi know that you want more space,but how many planets do you want specifically?how many light years do i need to be removed from youso that you can float again?you don’t want to carry me any longeryou want to be weightless againan insignificant dot among so many others?is it anotheranother sun to… Continue reading Houston we have a problem

Sunrise, oh sun rise!

There are mornings when I’m not afraid. On these mornings, the tableau presented in front of me is colourful. The beige curtain being moved aside by my hand. I was walking to the bus stop a few days ago and I held my face skyward in awe. The sun had crept up to a low… Continue reading Sunrise, oh sun rise!

Thawed

after Mustafa Kör Comes a day when youall promises notwithstandingare no longer inthe midst of battle commandingbread and love The body proved a toolthat performs what the prompter asked Done with the unrestand the tragedy of heartsThe mystical had a star roleespecially for you You wailed across the worldwhen you became human and balled your… Continue reading Thawed