03.08.22 Nick B phones. He is in Whitby. He is asking for my address. I have to scrabble around in many notebooks trying to find it - I thought I lived in Whitley Bay, but I had better check. He says not to worry, there's a bus back to South Croydon leaving in ten minutes. … Continue reading dream diaries…113
He handed me a book saying, ever read Bukowski? Didn't like him then; less so, now. This was not the right answer. So, you think you write better? Better? Comparing breakfast to dinner.
i the pepsi sippers smear beneath the big dipper blackpool between my ears ii pleasure beach, love is here beneath the big dipper. i heart oompah-pah bears. iii carousel riders rear beneath the dig dipper pennants of palms and hair iv Lichtenstein clings to her beneath the big dipper she wows this day tripper v … Continue reading beneath the big dipper
Top Dollar/ cassettes/ 2022 I will dress in fresh clean white tee shirt and scruffy jeans. Scuffed-up monkey boots don’t mean I can’t pop my collar. . Unbox socks of cotton. No, I ain’t forgotten how to tie my laces, I was shown. Yeah, my hair needs cutting. . Wash my face this morning. Pay … Continue reading Top Dollar.
The Old Man Grinner. See, here I am; in the fireplace, the grate, the hearth, the dirt. Here I am; atop the hissing log, in the flame, the glow, the smoke; still I cannot raise a heat. I will whisper in the bubbling sap, shout as the pine cones snap. Here I am! I am … Continue reading The Young Galaxy.
https://read.amazon.com/kp/card?preview=inline&linkCode=kpd&ref_=k4w_oembed_oqWELDXtFgdkg1&asin=B0B3QM6QLV&tag=kpembed-20 I am so excited to share with you the news that Gabriela Marie Milton, internationally-acclaimed poet and editor of Wounds I Healed, has been interviewed by New York Glamour Magazine! In her insightful interview, she talks in-depth about the inspiration behind the poetry anthology, the themes it tackles, and its relevance in the wider … Continue reading Gabriela Marie Milton (Wounds I Healed) interviewed by NY Glamour Magazine!