The faint red impression

In the morning
in the mirror
in the hospital light
of the toilet
on the train
the faint red impression
of my woollen beanie
on my balding,
freshly shaved
forehead.

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Poet. Author. Beard. Husband. Dad. Four chickens. Dog. Cat. I can sometimes fix my lawnmower.

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2 comments on “The faint red impression
  1. miranda says:

    *gosh*
    That’s beautiful.
    A kiss on the forehead.
    And one from me, too. x

  2. […] also declined “The Faint Red Impression”, a poem about train toilets and beanies (as previously seen on this fine blog), and “commensurate with skill”, a minor observation about people’s varying […]

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About Adam

I'm the author of the poetry collections The Third Fruit is a Bird and Not Quite the Man for the Job, the novel Man Bites Dog and the short story collection Heroes and Civilians.
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