Image by Vicki Frerer

she had more friends

Joanne Burns


she had more friends

Joanne Burns


she had more friends

she had more friends

she had more friends
than you could fit
into the back of a truck

that's why she didn't mind
leaving them parked
on a cliff edge

while she went
for a stroll
with the brake in her pocket


from kept busy (River Road Press, 2008), © joanne burns 2008, used by permission of the author and River Road Press

Recordings

Books by Joanne Burns