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#wave1 Gareth Durasow


The Red Ceilings Press

MMXII [rcp 40] www.theredceilingspress.co.uk www.redceilings.blogspot.com/


#wave1 #bygarethdurasow


Gareth Durasow lives in Huddersfield. His poetry has recently appeared in Anything Anymore Anywhere, Eunoia Review, French Literary Review, PANK, The Rialto, Shearsman and Critical Documents’ ‘That Merciless and Mercenary Gang…’ He has poems forthcoming in Angel Exhaust and The Cadaverine.


#specialthanks@Jimbanzee79


Don't #spam #with #hashtags. – https://support.twitter.com/entries/49309-what-are-hashtagssymbols


Helen and Brian’s inscription to Don ~ #Xmas1979 a book to occupy your mind whilst cultivating chilblains


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#theremainsofabluebottlesmearedoverleaf


#tonightmatthewimgoingtobe: #adustragwhore #ashrewedragout #ahugewordstar


#unclubbableme #unclubbableyou #thelostartofmakingamixtape #thegirlsIvegotintoSmashingPumpkinsinhonourofthegirlwhogotm eintoSmashingPumpkins #dancingwithbroomsticks #sleepingwithmyphoneinlieuofyourhandinmine Alone but loaded ~ #Suede


#manhoodisaferriswheeltumblingouttosea #romancesenduringasacomicbookhero’sdemise #toputanarmaroundyoubuttalkaboutme #haveIgotwoundsforyou #wouldyouliketogotothecinemaorhopononefoot? #thisyearsayitwithpavingstones #henknightedCinderellasclamberingfromthecellarage #lashdramasunfurling #pepÊlepewismorethanalittlebitrapey #theexponentialmadnessoffootballsquared The most memorable whet the one where you slam the glass emphatic #soundoftheignitionfailing #stopdoingwhatyouthinkisnormalforatwentysomethingyrold #fourteenthirtyfiveandstillinlastnightsclothes Even my teeth are a little phallic ~ #aubreyBeardsley


#thenaturalinquisitivenessofhoverflies


#stillwaiting #patientastherain for #Baudelaire to take the pistol from his pocket.


I have come to dispose of the carrion your cat brought in #thelionessonthecheesegrater a consensus between adults and yet, distractingly, more possibilities are o’clock


#ChickLitPhysics i.e. if you miss someone, alive or dead wait long enough and they will walk through the door

#andwomenrunningbyholdingintheirhandstheseveredgenitalsofm en ~ #marat/#sade


A jar containing the eyes of every girl ever to play hopscotch Now pick out the one belonging to #MadeleineMcCann


#RazimBuhic gets a send off Every piece of him we find Every piece of him we find A craftsman had to turn I love you so much I could recognise your jawbone Lost in a pile of broken skulls #checkingtheobituariestoseewhoyoubeat


#Hellhasaspecialplaceforpeoplewho use words like #zeitgeist #obfuscate & #eschew in everyday conversation

#letahomelesspersonborrowyourheadphones (#ifonlyforafewbars)


#asolitaryheronstoodintheragingweir The moral outcome of #thismorning’sPostmanPat? Stick to what you know To live out your life in #agivendegreeoflemming e.g. #blockerlemming #builderlemming #floaterlemming #basherlemming #bomberlemming #diggerlemming #minerlemming #climberlemming #triballemming #navvylemming #burgerlemming #coffeelemming #triggerlemming #bankerlemming #footielemming #Moseslemming #Allahlemming #Beiberlemming


#dreamsthatmaketheheadlinescometrue #DerrickBird #RaoulMoat arm wrestling in heaven #Mugabesvineyard #nobodyhastodigifweburyhimatsea #howtomakeabomboutofbleachandmaoams #howtomakeabombinthekitchenofyourmother #tellthechildrenAllahcamefirst a smile that could commodify a killer


@theEvangelistOnBriggateLeeds – Was that a lump in your throat between #Jesus and #died Or did you just forget your patter?

(#thefishthatthinksitselfthefisherman)


Why feel on behalf of a wasp bashing its head against frosted glass if the wasp’s is imprisonment in a room with four exits (#eatyourheartoutShantideva)


#ahappybirthdayballoontetheredtoanurnwithumbilicalsilk #theghostineveryartefactthatmakesmepause


Burn me in the barge stricken on the #Aire A plaque engraved #Castleford’s second-most famous son.


#thethoughtofyou #happy #paintingchildren’sfaces


#TestCardF ~ #Ffor #Forever


The Red Ceilings Press

MMXII [rcp 40] www.theredceilingspress.co.uk www.redceilings.blogspot.com/

#wave1  

by Gareth Durasow