Hedy Gibbons Lynott – A Different Kind of Footing

hedy-gibbons-lynottHedy Gibbons Lynott is aregular contributor to radio, her prize-winning fiction and creative nonfiction have been published in anthologies. She holds an MA in Writing from NUI,Galway, facilitates creative writing workshops and collects folklore and local history.


A Different Kind of Footing

They say
you can tell the depth of ice
by how far down the fallen leaves
are trapped:
golds and reds of ochres
of last year –
possibilities in amber.

to walk on water
you must first let go of land
listen for the ice-song
seek its buried colours.


Aside | This entry was posted in News. Bookmark the permalink.