The Poetry Bar

Queanbeyan pool

Blue water
white glare
chlorine and coconut oil
splashing, squealing kids
like raucous gulls
demanding ice cream
guzzling chips
mouths open wide
squawking for more
before, with a screech,
back into the blue.

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About me:
Kate Wilson: Australian teacher, author, gardener, mum, wannabe poet…


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