One Hand Clapping

I’m very pleased to have a poem as part of the latest issue of the excellent One Hand Clapping journal, and in some august company too. Given the pay-off of my poem, it seems very appropriate that this is where the poem should have found its home.

11 thoughts on “One Hand Clapping

  1. Lovely poem Matthew – very evocative of time and place, with a beautiful description of lapwings (they always remind me of sheets of newspaper flapping about in the wind). And just as I’m lulled into this pastoral idyll of sheep and becks, you bring me up short with a funny, ironic and very telling couple of lines at the end. Brilliant!

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