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 http://handshedown.wordpress.com.
More of Keighleys poetry can be found in Volume 9