I’ve been writing cadralore for a while now, after being introduced to the form by Jane Dougherty, however this was the first time I had submitted any for publication, so I was delighted when two of my poems were chosen for inclusion in Issue 4. I also very much enjoyed attending the gala poetry reading event via Zoom yesterday evening. Congratulations to Nick Reeves, who is also included in Issue IV. The whole issue is well worth a read, so do check it out! Here’s a sneak preview…
Tin soldiers march
across a field of felt
regimental red, not bleeding
Blue light blooms
a cross upon the crypt wall
grooved columns like some ancient dial…
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