the dawn wind.
RACH (n.) Writer, bibliophile, modernist. Part science, part poetry, equal parts derp and bad puns.


An inch or so above the bed
the yellow blindspot hovers
where the last incumbent’s greasy head
has worn away the flowers

Every night I have to rest
my head in his dead halo;
I feel his heart tick in my wrist;
then, below the pillow,

his suffocated voice resumes
its dreary innuendo:
there are other ways to leave the room
than the door and window

- Don Paterson

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