by Aine J. Tyrrell

thick gustfull carpets ratmusty with 

speed and darkness drape mazed tunnels


neon light clouds haze over concrete islandthrong

where screetches foam


work-drowned shades blank 

careening sparkgush of squealgrind as beast stills


thunksquelch as orfices vomit suits

exude mapzombie stragglemass


mindfull soar         THE        GAP

forcep push through bowels appealfrosted and ad-iced


pitchyblear and whooshrattle shut

rouged lips press shuttight

– itchysweat pause.


jostlebump of commuter drones

as Piccadilly waves prettily.