untitled carvings

Issue 1

a bed, a pen, a tiredness.
Ink yet to be used
Eyes which flickered, and a
tongue that didn’t roll.
would I remain alone
Or would the words grasp me.

Grace Sampson

Grace Sampson is a poet from Co. Limerick who invokes Irishness and growth within her work. She had a selection of poems published in The Galway Review, and is a collaborator on an upcoming book on the experimentalism of Thom Gunn. Her inspiration comes from friends, her psyche, and the Irish nature. She is working on her first collection of poetry.