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Monday's Poem

© 2013 Juliet Wilson

Based in Edinburgh, UK, Juliet is a writer, adult education tutor and conservation volunteer. She blogs at Crafty Green Poet ( and edits the online poetry journal Bolts of Silk ( Her poetry chapbook Unthinkable Skies was published in 2010.

"Return" was published in Unthinkable Skies and in Envoi magazine Issue 133.



You travelled alone
posting pieces of time
in sea-views and lines—
rewording your life.

My only map
a patchwork of postcards
with scribbled notes.


Salt on my tongue
I taste the tidemark
of your travels
explore you back from absence.

Abandon distance.