Devastated

The most emphatic conversation I ever heard Happened in a language I don’t understand Outside my door. I was devastated not to know If it was a love not loved A life that’s wasted A bill not paid A sandwich not eaten. It sounded like The words a heart most wants to say At two…

And to think…

And to think I nearly didn’t go To that steampunk Lesbian reenactment Of the TV show Ghostwatch And had I not I never would have met you My love With your eyes like A butterfly’s back And your hair Like the legs of a butterfly And your butterfly Like the lips of a kiss That’s…

Feart

Originally posted on Morning, and Other Stories.:
? It takes six minutes to get to my old house from the tube after 9pm. You have to run it – or as near as run it – for it to take six minutes. Walking takes ten. I know, still, when the corner shop shuts, when the off…