Category Archives: poems
It pierces the delirious ends of things A vagrant nosing in a bin bag The sun shaving the edges of the trees Behind him, always behind – So their angelic spines stand as liturgy A rosary falls as the sparrows … Continue reading
Alma’s Tricky Biscuits Lie down in your backyard; let Alma comfort you With sore swigs of apple-nettle juice The bandy-legged crows pluck at the rusting Thing which was once a refrigerator I can smell rat-Saturday blowing up the high street … Continue reading
I misheard a word they used It clung to me like stale smoke ‘Weary of the sky and of love’ They bragged and boozed In the small clean town Below Zugspitze Their black broth was the finest High days their … Continue reading
Artwork copyright Veronica Aldous Woman with strange Implement- Handprint on linen with stitch collage Politickle Hester trapped by the prevalent hegemony Stitched an apron to her thighs, turned Lamia The things that we do to escape the flies! Ran a … Continue reading
The Stupidity of Zig and Zog The steps are strung with snares of spiders Hitting me square in the gob as I charge Into their razor wire Warlords tremble with anger As a giantess marmalizes the infantry I shall … Continue reading
My Etsy Shop Lots of paintings on here. I only have originals to sell from as little as £15.