Bernard Pearson – Waiting Game

Waiting Game

When she saw him
In her flesh
She did not
dare die,
in all the time
he had taken
to catch up
and fall in love,
it was all that she
had wished for.



Bernard Pearson’s work appears in many publications, including; Aesthetica Magazine, The Edinburgh Review, Crossways, 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 for his poem Manor Farm.


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