Ken Bolton Poems

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1.
Horizon

'Beyond the sunrise
where the black begins' -
& the lights of the city, we
imagine, twinkle or blaze . . .
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2.
(pinkham)


I wonder how
Gregory does this
these three line
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3.
Good Friday At The Eaf

weekends here
are the best: beautiful, quiet
I sit in Caron’s & my chair
the one we share, at the desk
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4.
Hindley Street Today, With A View Of Michael Grimm

What to do

when the day’s heavy heart,
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5.
Poem ('The Ice In My Glass')

the ice in my glass goes crink!
as it adjusts to the tequila — keying in
that sophistication — the feel of it — I associate
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6.
Some Thinking

Does all art aspire to the condition
of music? — While someone

is always prepared to say so I put on
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7.
Untimely Meditations

Looking back,

on my recent past,
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8.
Double Troubles

&
'We must observe the amenities
even if we are going nuts.'
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The Kirkman Guide
to the bars of Europe
begins in that city so
very much at Europe’s centre—
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10.
Maybe For You

Now a sackbutt, reader, is a violin,
& I tell you this, & you nod
having suspected as much -
one type of reader does -
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