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Verge 2012: Inverse


Matt Hetherington

the extent of your responsibilities

            take a thing

                      without wincing


     and the colours are sharper

then with the speed of

in a nightmare, because

    some mornings, you can’t

and every noise you know you’re not

   each move

                    is leaden

           daylight lengthening, the heart

          scrapes at your temples

   begins to unclog itself

and becoming clear is

Verge 2012: Inverse

   by Samantha Clifford and Rosalind Mcfarlane