Bulrushes

Linda Ford

The bulrushes are poised:

half-turned to seed, 

dithering somewhere

between duck-down

and velveteen.

Linda Ford is a UK based poet. Her work has appeared in Reach, Orbis, The Alchemy Spoon and is forthcoming in Dreich and The High Window. She was a 2021 recipient of Jewish Book Week Emerging Writer’s Programme. www.lindafordpoet.co.uk.