(heiligenschein) by Richard Stevenson

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halos on our shadows’ heads
on this dewy lawn
we can see each other’s
but cannot see our own

 

Copyright © Richard Stevenson. Originally published in A Gaggle of Geese (Alba Publishing, UK, 2017).

 

Richard Stevenson retired from a thirty-year gig teaching English and Creative Writing courses for Lethbridge College in 2015; he is expecting to move with his wife Gepke to their retirement home in Nanaimo this summer.  He has published thirty-one books; his thirty-second, a collection for children. Action Dachshund! is forthcoming from Ekstasis Editions.

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