WHAT GOD SAID TO ME – a poem by Rupert Loydell

WHAT GOD SAID TO ME

Echo and bulk and warp and flood,
ways to navigate the city, ways
to think and push over the edge.

Theology demands questions
and answers in equal measures,
ideas which make no sense.

Cloud hands, rain and fallen leaves.
Suck on light, explain it all to me;
come along and say you will.

© Rupert M Loydell

 

Rupert Loydell is a writer, editor and abstract artist. His many books of poetry include Dear Mary (Shearsman, 2017) and The Return of the Man Who Has Everything (Shearsman 2015); and he has edited anthologies such as Yesterday’s Music Today (co-edited with Mike Ferguson, Knives Forks and Spoons Press 2014), and Troubles Swapped for Something Fresh: manifestos and unmanifestos (Salt, 2010).

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