Paul StJohn Mackintosh

Writing * Poetry * Dark Fiction * Weird * Fantastic * Horror * Fantasy * Science Fiction * Literature

New poem


Diana the Night Explorer


How funny that our little girl

does such gymnastics in her sleep:

turned topsy-turvy in the bed

or halfway out, her head alone

still pillowed on the mattress edge,

as though, being a child, she has

to roam much further in her dreams.