Ruth Simpson

DISNEY DISAPPERANCE

 

week growing fractured
people looking different

story getting harder

blood moving forward

view looking cold                             plain

 

diary telling place

remembering distance

 

theory fucking winning

room hiding

coffee helping

 

internet                                                                               giving

 

public finding patronising

keeping going

donating

worrying

 

blog. 

 

 

actually that

                usually this

instantly things

 

 

because, they write

anonymity, to some

               

it’s                                          over.

just after

 

i'm

i

is

it

it’s

its

in

 

 

Ruth recently graduated from Falmouth University with a First Class Honours Degree in English with Creative Writing. She now resides on her parents’ farm in the wet hills of Wales.
 

As a graduate-turned-sheep-herder she divides her time between freelance writing and trying unsuccessfully to market her controversial fashion line: “Saris for Ewes”.