Winds

(Pocket Poetry) by Bruce Gunther  (U.S.A) The heavy winds don’t know meor the hands that hold this book.Winds that bully their way throughthe leaves and branches of the maple.Winds that carry coded messagesfrom Istanbul and the front linesof Kyiv.Winds with the hot breathof a filibuster,with fire thatmelts glaciers.Blown from the Valley of Deathwhile the Buddha …

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SilkenClyde

(Pocket Poetry) by John Moody (Scotland) river transparent turquoise-huestretched thin as hosieryunder rocking yachts water silken five denier stretched under mountainsstapled by electric pylons reflecting farther shorea faraway train-lineruns like a laddered stocking Copyright © 2022 – John Moody. All rights reserved. About the Author  John Moody John lives on Scotland’s Clyde estuary.  His work has …

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Sky

(Pocket Poetry) by Emma Overton (U.K) The smell of wood smoke, Spiralling up to that slice of space  seen from between  the sentinel houses. Her belly, dark blue  and pregnant with promise. The moon is absent, The sky the fuller for it Eyes drawn to intricacies Of stretch mark clouds and stars, like piercings, littering …

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