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A Quarterly Journal
Jeffrey Woodward, Founder & General Editor
Volume 10, Number 1, March 2016

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Diana Webb
Leatherhead, Surrey, England


Shelter

They dwell at the edge of the underbelly of the precinct roof. A defined space fills with deep fluted echoes; a rectangle of sky swells soft dove grey darkening to storm cloud slate like a fallen bedraggled feather. Outside the coffee shop the barista pours jugs of hot water over the paving tiles to clear the droppings.

cafe parasol
glossy with rain the sheen
on a wood pigeons breast

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