Remote Island – Written Friday 29th May 2009 (Aged 34)

Remote Island

have they become that thing
that psychologists say cannot exist
a remote island,
surrounded by mist
are you cold to him
does he hope for climate change
does he hope –
for the relationship to be warmer
for there to be less pain?
you may claim disability
and cite that as the reasons why
that is just liability –
the truth is you never try
so where are you now
screaming at the world that you are right
a remote island,
that longs for the warmth of sunlight




James Garratt – Friday 29th May 2009


More poems at
https://theboybehindtheglasses.com/


More about this blog, The Boy Behind the Glasses, here
https://theboybehindtheglasses.com/2020/01/08/the-boy-behind-the-glasses-an-introduction/


More poems from 2009 here
https://theboybehindtheglasses.com/category/poems-and-writing-2009/

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s