Elizabeth


Elizabeth


 

You look out windows
wearing purple and blue—
complicated and uncomplicated.

My words grow quietly, pampered
and symmetrical like snowballs
I will throw at you.

But, for now, we work—
our silences rocking together
like sleeping cats.

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Arnold Dyer

About

Arnold Dyer lives in north London with his wife and three children. He runs a small advertising firm, and in his spare time moonlights as a fashion designer. Many years ago he won the Somerset Poetry Competition, and in 2016 published a pamphlet of prose poems called Gravity Probe B.