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joan

slim of frame, shorn of hair, curlicues only in her doodles speared  on impatient earth, shocked red dust flying as she made her marks. metal plates rustling skirts hers as she helped her horse surge onto new fields, her domains … Continue reading

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ZOO, OOH

wild-er-ness: nature, making her choices branching into wild, wild(er), permanent ‘ness’ in whom she pleases; tags that lead some to wreak their will and some to hide the best they can, mumbling ‘er’s by way of apology for existing, taking … Continue reading

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The Looong Hand

I was hiding. Behind the pink newspaper that least interested me. Burying my eyes resolutely in inky print and uninteresting mouldy news around the world and beyond too. Only to save me from a sight unfit for human consumption- of … Continue reading

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Eye of the Needle

He sounded like a cheap, broken record, going on and on and anon, on what I shouldn’t have done, how I never get it right and why I was unfit to work in any capacity, anywhere on planet earth. Oh, tell me … Continue reading

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