A Moth to Light by Victoria Holt, 2017


the two saucers

are Hers


they are in

Her cupboard


but only

one cup


My cup is here

holding my coffee

dark, bitter & sweet


My cup

has no saucer


My cup

stands alone


in the cupboard

when it is empty



About the Author:

WORDSMiTH is a penname of Rob Turnbull. He is currently studying for a Master’s degree in Creative Writing at Newcastle University. His life long interests are music, the dramatic arts, reading, philosophy, and travelling. He hopes that his new found love of writing will unlock even more doors to enlightenment! And he is overjoyed that Fragmented Voices should be the first to publish his work.


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