Judy Darley, Shiksha S Dheda, Amy Barnes, Sue Burge

Reaching Window cat opposite stretches against sky-high glass.Wells Road rumbles below. I press thumb to pane; imagine touching paw.Ears twitch semaphore as gulls swoop. 302 days since I left my house.302 days since I have given or received a hug.302 days since I smelt your lavender perfume. I miss seasick, carsick, first trimesters, roller coaster … More Judy Darley, Shiksha S Dheda, Amy Barnes, Sue Burge

Sue Burge

Glow Alexanders are legion in the hedgerow, girding my shrunken world with lime-green early sweetness; broken stalks leak tangy sap – Roman celery.  The lacy heads are starting to seed, spikier now, and everything this shape – dandelion heads, thistles – anything that hooks and sticks, evokes our invisible enemy – magnified on every screen.  An artist … More Sue Burge