6 a.m. (2nd prize: 2014 Competition)

Love, I felt you leave our bed last night, I heard you dress and go. Hush-deep darkness hinted it was late. You barely left an indent in your pillow, your …

2014 Competition: Commended Poems

Paul Stephenson for ‘Oppositions of Want’ Tim Turnbull for ‘Happy Times, Old Man’ Geraldine Clarkson for ‘Love-Cow’ Bethany W Pope for ‘My Mother’s Keeshond’

Far-Fetched

Das ist der doux commerce! – Karl Marx   Ay de mi – a pin- prick of blood, scarcely more than a pore flaunting its friendship with a vein; bright …