Winter fuel

The bag of coal

Across my shoulders

Feels a little heavier

This year, not yet,

The burden of atlas,

But a past life

Ever present within

My talking bones.

His work  appears in many publications, including; Aesthetica Magazine , The Edinburgh Review, Crossways, The Gentian, Nymphs The Poetry Village, Beneath The Fever, The Beach Hut Little stone In 2017 a selection of his poetry ‘In Free Fall’ was published by Leaf by Leaf  Press. In 2019  he won second prize in The Aurora Prize for Writing

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