Jackdaws & Witches #dVerse #poetry

Jackdaws and witches tapping watches, stripping you to the bone. Some still can't say your name without stretching all the wrong vowels. I hear your voice, I'm ankle-deep in Bluebells. My red penknife unfolds. I'm scratching your initials. * Trap-doors every Monday morning. Cornflowers, my boots are soiled. The great birds, they are clapping the … Continue reading Jackdaws & Witches #dVerse #poetry

Wounds I Healed: The Poetry of Strong Women (cover reveal)

I'm excited to reveal the cover of the forthcoming anthology from Gabriela Marie Milton and EIF, Wounds I Healed: The Poetry of Strong Women. The cover design is by EIF, featuring original artwork by yours truly. Gabriela is compiling and editing the anthology, which will be published by EIF / Experiments in Fiction. This anthology is still open for … Continue reading Wounds I Healed: The Poetry of Strong Women (cover reveal)

Three Favourite Blogs For March!

Three sites, three bloggers that I'd like to recommend as my favourites for March. Please give them a view, a nod, a wink.   https://ivors20.wordpress.com Ivor describes himself as an amateur poet from Geelong. And, by amateur, I understand him to mean in the true sense... Amateur: 18th cent., from French, from Italian amatore, from Latin … Continue reading Three Favourite Blogs For March!