November 4th

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November 4th

The irritant geese in their stale formation-
blind Kay trying to pin his broken mind
on the ice floor of a grandiose metaphor

The chirruping messages of the yew trees
a dumbshow ; goldcrests tilting and skirmishing
amid the  blood red of fairytales

everything is a snipping and unpicking
those that don’t feel it
have missed the  needle’s point.

Veronica Aldous All rights reserved 2016

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About Veronica Aldous

Writer and artist, Veronica is a lecturer is Fine Art and Creative Writing. Her first book of poems, 'Moon Cinema' is now available on Lulu.com. Now there is also 'Mortal' her second book.
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