Keighley Perkins


You make me feel

like some forgotten telescope


who collects dust

instead of stars.



Keighley Perkins is a Cardiff-based poet whose influences include Anis Mojgani, Selima Hill and Richard Brautigan. Her work has previously been published in Fire, Acumen, Northwind, Erbacce and Obsessed with Pipework. She can be found online at

More of Keighleys poetry can be found in Volume 9