joe mcbride

Found

Set out to find you tonight,
turret spun, ground tooth to cavity,
bare gum stung, blind in the dark,
take off your shoes like no-one,
play forgetful, play nobody,
like you and I were strangers
to each other’s bones.
Not unlike our mothers or fathers.

Joe McBride is a Northerner living in North London. He has an MA in Terror Management and a PhD in Mortality.

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