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August – week 4

summer into autumn — a swift’s last dive for an insect ~ drifting dunes close enough to silence the wingbeats of sandmartins summer’s fading pulse ~ half asleep… through the blinds three stars shine ~ moon song… Sirius howling the … Continue reading

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July – week 4

evening sun — the utter satisfaction of a basking seal ~ this ancient self rolling my tongue around words in dreams … in the lull between tides a poem birthed ~ roar of traffic — the sun shimmers in a … Continue reading

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June – week 4/July – week 1

after the rain the scars on the leaves made by snails ~ still I hide them once raw weals now silver-pale… at the landfill warblers and whitethroats sing nature back home ~ blue between clouds swifts spiral after insects ~ … Continue reading

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