'Stranded Cactus', a new poem by Andrew Sant

This cactus looks as if, on a reef,
it could be neighbour to sponge, equally at ease
under the sea – or strange as some tentacled hydra
on the window ledge, free
of quickening leaves.

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Andrew Sant

Andrew Sant

Andrew Sant’s latest collection is The Bicycle Thief & Other Poems (2013).

Published in November 2014, no. 366

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