I have two children now—
A girl and a boy
You never knew,
A husband who loves me—a job I enjoy,
And good friends, too.
I never think of us—
Today at the mart
Was such a shock;
Can ghosts push a cart to the checkout?—my heart
Stopped like a clock.
Dorsington, Warwickshire October 1, 2011
This poem is a work in progress. It is incomplete, unfinished and has not been revised. It is meant only to offer a glimpse into the notebook of a poet at work. Please do not post it onto other sites or publish it in any form without this notice being attached. Thank you — Felix Dennis