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Big Fish Little Fish Cardboard Box by Annette Greenaway

Big Fish Little Fish Cardboard Box
By Annette Greenaway

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Book Synopsis

Twenty eight poems about love, music, nature, travel, meditation and the end of the world. This dazzling debut collection manages to be both haunting and hilarious.

As you sit

As you sit thinking of nothing,
Staring into the middle distance,
A glass of water walks past,
Sipping on another glass of water.
Your car keys float past your face
In a convincing impersonation of a crane fly.
Your cactus plays tag with your yucca,
A chair changes colour.
Outside, insects write advertising slogans in the soil
In a variety of languages.
A flagstone leaps into the air,
Flips itself over and lands slap-bang
In its rectangular gap.
These are all commonplace occurrences,
As you sit thinking of nothing,
Staring into the middle distance.

My gra...
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