Author Archives: Veronica Aldous

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.

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

https://soundcloud.com/veronica-aldous/o-crosses-a-poem-by-by-veronica-aldous

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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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Filmic

  Filmic Carol Ann Duffy in a tweed coat Is talking to a load of drunks in a car About love, beneath a pond Glittering its sheen The shape of a waterlily leaf Your eyes, she says The conditioned world … Continue reading

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