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playland

the druid outside KFC
is chucking bones
at taxi drivers, this is a long night.

I met a girl who wasn’t a nurse and couldn’t heal me.

johnny marr is a collage of all my teenage years.
when I followed stuart murdoch I was naked,
when I think about wayne coyne he’s covered in blood.

a halogen lightbulb in the long grass,
a penny in the keyhole,
a long distance runner in 1996.

I met a girl who was a nurse and couldn’t see me.

woden is wading,
waist deep, he’s wooden and won’t die.
why don’t we order lebanese food? go on then.

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About michaeleganpoetry

Liverpool based poet and editor. I have had four pamphlets of poetry published, most recently After Stikklestad (Knives, Forks and Spoons Press, 2010). Penned in the Margins published my first collection, Steak & Stations, in 2010.

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