14x14 cm, 16 pages, 250 gsm "Natural" Strata card cover with colour illustration, hand sewn with green twist.
ISBN 1 903090 28 8
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a man who dreamed he was a
clock saw blue
in a wasp's nest on the side of a skyscraper
not bones as a document dancer
antagonist growing back to
front, head to tail, trunk to appendage, proximal to distal
ticking an archetype against
the index music and yeast in
a race with no outcome a going concern fist finger five
were you aware of the precise moment of release?
weber as the unit of magnetic flux
small abrasions as a consequence of sex
Disgust: the alaeque nasi muscle raises the upper
the skin around the nose and causing the nostrils to dilate.
dom duit dó di
ar an mbord
my heart sinking
closer to my shoes
"what's the use?"
asked the beer-bellied youth
in the bright orange shirt
flogging me a mobile phone
I was struck
hearing Meg Bateman read, baby on hip,
to a room packed with English
- they insisting on the Gaelic
and hugely enjoying it
laughing at the odd Marks and Spencer's and so on -
struck by its uselessness
not the ní tír gan teanga
(no language no nation) drill
maternity dress paternity suit
sex and cancer cells forever young
Though nothing is true forever. Which if true
eventually become false. Unless the one who makes it never
uses it and the one who buys it doesn’t want it and the one
that uses it never knows they're using it.
jobs for the boys