Bernard Pearson

A New Facility

I’ve noticed that
When I close my eyes
The lids have
become thinner
Like paper walls
In a tea house
I often now 
See two worlds
one still in shadow,
an under study
If you will.

Bernard Pearson’s work  appears in many publications, including; Aesthetica Magazine , The Edinburgh Review, Crossways, The Gentian, Nymphs The Poetry Village, Beneath The Fever, The Beach Hut Little stone In 2017 a selection of his poetry ‘In Free Fall’ was published by Leaf by Leaf  Press. In 2019  he won second prize in The Aurora Prize for Writing 

Flights, Issue Six, September 2022