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Matthew Holloway

Rookie - 91 Points (10 June 1978 / Cheshire, England)

Night Walk


a full moon
overlooks streets
and alleys
its cold, quiet
footsteps echo
and yet not
street lights comfort
wind rolls along
against my face
almost numb
windows are lit
through curtains
people sat warm
here I walk
thoughts as company
in the dark of night
my nerves on edge
waiting, waiting
then nothing
I walk
watch the moon
quietly alone
and yet not

Submitted: Thursday, November 01, 2012
Edited: Friday, November 02, 2012

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