BEAUTIFUL MOTH CAPTURED IN GLASS THEN RELEASED!!!!!!!!!!!! 


IAN MACARTNEY



I


a)


Used [i]non-

places[/i] 2

capture the flow

of ur response

battering smol air

wi a long see

-thru knot


b)


Took pictures

wowed via glass

in ur stretch of space

(capsule-object) coz

ur ammonitic front

turned wi cup 2 face

the metal eye in my blind hand


c)


Window opened 2 far

as if a door

2 sell the light from

in the morning

this night &

u flew to the concrete

side of the sill


II


Albino barked wi lichen fans




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IAN MACARTNEY is a writer. He has been published in [Untitled] Falkirk, Suma Lima, Meanwhile, Grass, Icarus, The Attic, Re-Analogue, Scoot Around, Leopard Arts, Tenebrae, Little Stone Journal, The Gaudie, The Scotsman and The Guardian. His work has been collected in anthologies like Time and Tide (Arachne Press), The Centenary Collection (Speculative Books) and is forthcoming in #UntitledThree (Polygon). He can be found at www.ianmacartney.scot.

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