Trans limen ad lumen

Sudden sun on stone in drenched Richmond —
a burning bridge. The disintegration has begun.
The low sun on the river is a white flame.
Select your steps with care and move toward the light.

Richard Skinner has published three books of poems with Smokestack: ‘the light user scheme’ (2013), ‘Terrace’ (2015) & ‘The Malvern Aviator’ (2018). His next book, ‘Invisible Sun’, will be published by Smokestack in February 2021.