Read the A Birthday Letter on Unlatched Podcast, Episode 4.
Poem originally published in Use Your Words.
Three piece of spoken word were extracted from a larger poem and performed as part of Epoque’s Reflections ezine. The pieces, titled “In That Other Life”, “Open Season”, and “Running on Empty”, can be heard here.
(originally published by Use Your Words)
One day I’ll meet you in the streets of south London
Twenty years from now
When all this is long
Said and done, saying how
Strange it is the way time flies.
[originally published in Shelf Magazine, 19/05/17]
A single groan, then a wretch from the sofa
Where that undead slob is rising at last