resting on concrete on a plank of wood an old woman counts herself lucky * absurdities manifest themselves a boy runs naked up the street a heron plucks white feathers from its plumage weather vanes spin erratically * time is a wooden god is the gull shit on its head is lichen creeping time […]
IAIN BRITTON is an Aotearoa New Zealand poet and author of several collections of poetry. Poems have been published or are forthcoming in Harvard Review, Poetry, The New York Times, Poet Lore, Wild Court, New Humanist, The Scores Poetry Journal, the Birmingham Literary Journal. Stand, Agenda, the New Statesman, The Fortnightly Review and Poetry Wales. THE INTAGLIO POEMS was published by Hesterglock Press (UK) 2017.