CopperBird are a group of Birmingham University Creative Writing graduates who meet monthly to share and offer support for writing projects. The group’s first publication, CopperBird ONE , will be available in August via orders@sharonashtonpoetry.com. Cost £6.00 to include p&p.



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He falls and lies for a hundred years in forecast rain and un-forecast rain. 
His flesh, parsnip-white at first, slipping between workings of worms 
until only bones and teeth remain to tell his story…

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Aldeburgh

Silk of grey sea rustled pink by breeze and dipping sun 
Hydrangeas like upturned ladies in blue ball gowns…

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One step from there, to be stripped and disinfected here,
but they cannot take from you all that you were…

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He brought it with him to Corfu,
and out of the blue asked if I would
be kind enough to put it on…

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When we were young it was difficult to see
the word enclosed within the flesh; flesh was
sweeter than words when we were young…

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One morning she slips into a place, a space
between what is real and what is possible…

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WRITER LINKS

     authorstanbloxham.org.uk          

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The Road to Boscobel   (for R)

I no longer climb this winding path with Charles the Second;
conjure myself starved and sodden, hemmed in …

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