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.