Kaye Aldenhoven

(- / South Australia / Australia)

Kaye Aldenhoven Poems

1. Lilium Auratum 5/10/2012
2. Terminalia Ferdinandiana 5/10/2012
3. Haiku 5/10/2012
4. Pandanus Fruit 5/10/2012
5. Full Moon Wakeful 5/10/2012
6. Curcuma Australasica – Wild Ginger 5/10/2012
7. Delonix Regia 5/10/2012
8. Haiku 5/10/2012
9. Becoming Fluent In Wailpiri 5/10/2012
10. Magnolia 5/10/2012
11. To Prepare For You 5/10/2012
12. If You Were Here 5/10/2012
Best Poem of Kaye Aldenhoven

If You Were Here

The coming down of the Magela
after the first storms,
we chased that front of water all day.
It surged slowly,
calm in the surety of its fulfillment
trickling unevenly into dry spaces
filling hollows, spilling, collecting
pushing the debris of the Dry before it.
The hot sand gasped,
giggles of bubbles escaped
as the water soaked deeper.

Beetles dragged their sodden carapaces
onto the island havens of your legs
the swirling froth tickled your skin
you laughed and rolled in the rolling flood.
The swell of water
gouged the sand from under your ...

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