Bury-Born Baby

cherry-lipped
raisin-skinned lady

rides from Altrincham to Bury

wherever the tram will carry
her and the child in her belly

as she sings along to that Common song U, Black Maybe

 

© Heath Muchena, 2015

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One Comment on “Bury-Born Baby”

  1. “raisin-skinned lady” wow!

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