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family

Click here to hear the poet read his words: family in a house on the outskirts of a medieval village built on Roman baths looking across the North Italian plains to the sharpened Alps to Atlantean Venice and to the … Continue reading

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rootless

Click here to hear the poet read his words: rootless if I didn’t have you I’d just float away I’d drift with nothing no anchor to hold me here or anywhere so everything I have done has brought me to … Continue reading

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the clock ticks

Click here to hear the poet read his words: the clock ticks every time the clock ticks we grow a little older the lines are deeper and the hair thinner and greyer we are long past the mid-point of our … Continue reading

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down the drain

Click here to hear the poet read his words: down the drain the picture on the wall shows people leaping from the cliffs into the waters far below you hope to stay wrapped in my arms till morning but fear … Continue reading

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who are you

Click here to hear the poet read his words: who are you who are you what are you doing to my heart it stops beating when you appear it simply aches in your absence what are you doing to my … Continue reading

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clouds obscure

Click here to hear the poet read his words: clouds obscure once we meandered hand in hand heading in the same direction today I find I’m out of touch I can’t see my own reflection I thought I knew your … Continue reading

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drifting

Click here to hear the poet read his words: drifting drifting floating rocking gently on a raft on the Med in the sun hearing gentle murmuring lapping silver waves seeing azure skies tiny clouds drifting floating rocking like guesses in … Continue reading

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