Monday, 2 March 2015

Arenicolous



ARENICOLOUS

-adj.
growing or living in sand or sandy places



















This is nothing
Like we imagined
Lights flicker changing our perception
Arenicolous dreams blown in through the cracks
Is this darkness
Or utter light?

Sunday, 1 March 2015

Verdant



VERDANT

-adj.
1. covered with green vegetation
2. (of plants, etc.) green in colour
3. immature or unsophisticated; green

























Not quite as verdant
As its colour would suggest:
Avocado, pistachios, and Dover crab

Saturday, 28 February 2015

Dupe



DUPE

-noun
1. a person who is easily deceived
2. a person who unwittingly serves as the tool of another person or power
-verb
3. (trans.) to deceive, especially by trickery; make a dupe or tool of; cheat; fool


























There he looks
Feeling duped and incensed
Where is that promised cuddle?

Friday, 27 February 2015

Hazy



HAZY

-adj.
1. characterized by reduced visibility; misty
2. indistinct; vague

























A broken zoom
Condemns me
To hazy spans