Fall/Winter 2013

Colin Honnor


This volcanic
fang rears steps to history
white staircase to history
kings, phalanx of tides
drown to white stone.  

a birdless silence
the white words rinse stone
grave their pure iris s
eats the liquid agony  

until the lizard
reflected in wave
becomes fossil. 

Colin Honnor is a widely published poet in numerous magazines in print and online; Collections, mostly from small presses and private presses include From Underground (Mirabilis 1986); Dante; Cavafy; The Somme; (Yew Tree Press). English Poetry is forthcoming from the University Press of America. A former editor of Poetry and Audience, he runs a fine arts press in the Cotswolds.



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