Susannah Amoore

Susannah Amoore has published poetry in various journals and lives in Richmond.

Two Poems

Susannah Amoore, 15 May 1980


Above all, I should find it hard To abandon these trees, This parkful of branches and leaves That for years I have watched grow Thicker, greener, closer – So close now to these tall windows That I think their green fingers Reach out to the glass, claiming This room, as if they finally Belong inside.

Already they have forced me To choose a particular pattern Or colour or shape in...

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