Melancholy Hyperbole

Poetry about longing.

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Missing piece

My life is a jigsaw of Africa. A herd of forks gathers by the sink, scarlet macaws tessellate on the TV, and a river bursts from the bathroom, washing the spare key downstream. She lent me a piece of African sun but it didn’t quite fit. It turns out I’m better at crosswords.         Mark E Engelbrecht is a poet from North East England. He’s very new […]

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