by Caroline Gerrish
the new rules against being outside are working – streets are almost empty the triumphant cry of crows & an old woman accompanied by a tiny dog walks as she chatters to the air – but someone safe in their room is practicing the saxophone
Carolyn Gerrish is a Sydney poet. Her poetry has been published widely in literary journals and edited anthologies She has published five poetry collections, the latest The View from the Moon (Island Press, 2011). She enjoys performing her work and is currently completing her sixth collection.