Europa 11 (Vlll)

       Andy N
Choked in a rising panic
one of the few survivors
said afterwards
no birds ever flew
over the camps

Never stopped on the roofs
at night

Stopped moaning like lateens
in the distance
across wind fed barriers

Flapping over flags
almost like they knew
what was going on down there
and there was nothing
upon nothing
they could do about it.

Andy N
is a 44year writer from Manchester, UK. To date, he has published three split books and two full length collections Return to Kemptown (2010) and The End of Summer (2015) with a third From the Diabetic Ward (2017 / 2018) forthcoming.
His official website is

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