Filming ‘Blood Shot Silk’ – Deleted Scene (23)

In the Theatre Profane
Inescapable revelations arise,
Head-on to Camera 7…

…An easy-temper hand
Twiddling follicles, bending singed hair –
Sammy lulling Bevan.

Gum-tree stairs crewless. Pan to…
A short-spurt log fire,
Close-up door,
Free spaced ferns in pots
And food-for-worms sprawling
Twisted on a crinkled bed.

Christopher Barnes‘ first collection Lovebites is published by Chanticleer. Each year he reads at Poetry Scotland’s Callender Poetry Weekend. He also writes art criticism which has been published in Peel and Combustus magazines.

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1 Response to Filming ‘Blood Shot Silk’ – Deleted Scene (23)

  1. L. Robinson says:

    Has a sparse Steven Wallace quality to it I like very much…

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