we’re all

bleeding into each other

blurring lines and…

and blending with


of pain and…

and love

my nose on

your face


a new race

as cold indifferent stars

look on from


It’s Global Poetry Month again! The prompt is a love poem… I was thinking about genetics the other day, and how modern life means we’re all merging our gene pools. Which, in a way, is the ultimate act of love. I am travelling so this jet-lagged piece is meant to be read in a sloow “Yellow/ ‘Oh Yeah'” voice to match my treacle brain.


  1. Very nice poem. I had to read through it a second time after I read the context of genetics. Fantastic!

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