Forty beats

landscape with gold streak

Summerland path

Forty beats

The birds turn to the west
Clouds gone over the coppice
Outcrop of chalk,  red earth

Pour my heart over a cliff
Black words in the rookery
Forty beats gone.

Veronica Aldous all rights reserved 2017

Painting by Veronica Aldous available from the artist £300



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 Now there is also 'Mortal' her second book.
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