“HIV” – a poem for National HIV Test Week

HIVwedged into the bloat of Mankind, it lurkscoiled in the caverns of our insidesand it snares without hooks or nets or clampsuntil all of our blood is occupiedand bellowing out, breaths become a blinkground down by the weight of a dying heart’s pulse and snaked into...
National Poetry Day 2014

National Poetry Day 2014

The UK’s National Poetry Day will be taking place on Thursday the 2nd of October and what is so special about this particular Poetry Day is that this year’s theme is “Remember”.I was particularly moved when I heard this as the selection of this...