Monthly Archives: April 2018

When will it End?

Pio and Almedo in the rotting courtyard With the game of draughts between them The huge banana palms in greenlit haze From cigars Hypatia brought them Sipping rum and trading whore-stories She better not hear, the big bottom Of all … Continue reading

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Mousepocket

Mousepocket In the fields is the shim sham man Now we are in the bales I got the holy screeches The sun did pop down And I snugged away in a burrow Smelling of sweet hay Here I is, not … Continue reading

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Saudade

Saudade She left grapes bluing and blurring Glaucous surfaces with the rose red juices Coagulating in their limpid cells Much as I kissed her, so she goes Here is our oval dinner table Repeating the shining blossoms From the cherry … Continue reading

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My new book Maja

Please go to Lulu to purchase my new book. It is full of lovely hot poems.Click below and open a new window, no purchase necessary you can browse. preview of my book Maja

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sound recording of my poem

https://soundcloud.com/veronica-aldous/the-little-ones-a-poem-by-veronica-aldous Click above and hear me reading my poem to you x

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Sound Cloud- hear me read my poems click below

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O crosses

O crosses The newel post swathed in coats, is skins That long for human frames to walk them Out of doors Once I embraced it tenderly, I swear I felt love from the linty folds The  hard tree beneath How … Continue reading

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