Andrew Lansdown

Andrew Lansdown header image

Poem in Quadrant

May 10th, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One of Andrew’s poems was published in the April 2017 issue of Quadrant. The poem, a tanka, is titled “Gossiper” and is reprinted below:

.

Gossiper

.

As a brass clapper

in a windbell, so a tongue

in a gossip’s mouth.

Any wind will make it swing

to strike out its single note.

.

            © Andrew Lansdown

Tags: Poems