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Canals of memory

By Áine Moynihan

Canals of memory

Canals of memory Details:

Published: October 2008
ISBN:       978-0-9558746-2-8

Cover Design: Arial view of Venice 16th Century
Painting from the Vatican (artist unknown)

Sample piece from Canals of memory

Waiting Time

Meanwhile, she held the memory
of how her heart turned over
each time she heard
the timbre of his voice
down phonelines,
across countries,
continents; and again how,
in those pre-computer days,
she'd seen her name on the mat
in his familiar hand
and delay the pleasure
of opening and unfolding
what he had folded and closed.

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