Poem by Conor Kelly (Ireland)
Published in The Ofi Press issue 42
Conor Kelly was born in Dublin (1952) and spent his adult life teaching in a school in the Dublin suburbs. He retired to a small village in the Charente region of France to play boules, sample the local cuisine and run his twitter site, @poemtoday, dedicated to the short poem. He has had poems printed in US (Southern Review, Huffington Post) British (Envoi, Snakeskin, AndOtherPoems) and Irish (Poetry Ireland Review, Honest Ulsterman) magazines.
Image: "Waiting at Bus Stop" by Renee McGurk.