Heritage Gas Demise in Haiku

  Sperm whale deaths lit lamps ’til Newcastle coal brought heat Cook with Gas in brick Vertical retort Rezone demolish hot air Developer’s breath


Volunteering for the community Has me working on records cemetery Transcribing headstones’ last message For technology’s online passage And in my breaks I roam around The rooms of a post office re-homed With dental chair and printing press A baby’s cot, lace wedding dress… all memories of the past that once was a day like […]