sluggish returns



The dew dragged that giant slug from

the retaining wall again last night


Perhaps he was indecisive

on the up/ down question


Perhaps he has a one-second memory

and constructs his journeys randomly


Perhaps he was lost


Perhaps he just wanted to leave me

a silvered graph of yesterday’s

All Ordinaries Index




Appeared in Mascara Literary Review May, 2011 and Friendly Street Poets website.

Flying Kites, Friendly Street Poets #36, (ed. Judy Dally & Louise McKenna, 2012)

micromacro, Seaview Press, 2006



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