GloMag GloMagDecember2018 - Page 12

my bus takes a detour for roadworks or accident something tells me this is not temporary I love the sheer universality of the experience related here, I have encountered the same thing in fields as separated as software design and cafeteria queuing; my home town had a "temporary car park" for four decades; and I've even worked for major international corporation entirely devoted to working around the things it failed to address previously. Also the skilful way everyday language is put to work to illustrate the general principle, but simultaneously narrate the concrete example, is typical of the poems here. Another that demonstrates this point is: The List Their companion gone old men stoop lower with less in their basket, try to recall her shopping list, 12