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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

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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