A few poems by Hole Ousia or favourites of those poets far more special.

Who would reclaim the mind from ill

St Fort, Newport, Fife. Demolished 1957. This film is for mothers and daughters: for you hold mankind together. All images from RCHAMS. Opening voice: Ian McEwan (Radio Scotland, April 2019) … Continue reading Who would reclaim the mind from ill

a person has to be transcendent somewhere

Cherry trees flowering in the play-park beside our house. From the garden I heard a grandfather who was playing hide-and-seek with his grandchild: “coming, ready or not!”