Haiku, Poetry
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23rd – 27th of November 2013

Monday

Slept past seminar

with the help of winter chills

that bring endless colds.

Tuesday

No warmth in the sheets

or limbs willing to share

what heaters won’t give.

Wednesday

I slowed each word spoke,

chasing after sentences

trying to escape.

Thursday

The fire was burning,

when I stumbled in with bags

spilling from my arms.

Friday

Searching for a name,

As is: ‘own work’, written by’,

not just about her.

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Carol J Forrester is a writer trying to be a better one. She’s currently working on her first novel ‘Darkened Daughter’ and attempting to put together a collection of poetry in the hopes of submitting to publication in 2020. She has a 2:1 BA degree in history from Bath Spa University, enjoys judo at least twice a week, and tries to attend poetry events around the Midlands. Her flash fiction story ‘Glorious Silence’ was named as River Ram Press’ short story of the month for August 2014 and her short story ‘A Visit From The Fortune Teller’ has been showcased on the literary site Ink Pantry. Her poem ‘Sunsets’ was featured on Eyes Plus Words, and two of her poems were included in the DVerse Poets Pub Publication ‘Chiaroscuro’ which is available for purchase on amazon. More recently her poem ‘Until The Light Gets In‘ was accepted and published at The Drabble and her poem ‘Newborn’ was published by Ink Sweat & Tears. She has been lucky enough to write guest posts for sites such as Inky Tavern and Song of The Forlorn and has hosted a number of guest bloggers here on Writing and Works.

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