This poem is taken from Stand 240, 21(4) December 2023 - February 2024.

Matt Daly Three Poems
Spotted Frog

What I remember is looking up into a blue sky with a few white clouds.

The Earth buzzed its insect buzz.

I held a clasp knife I picked up from the outfield some time before.

(I still have the knife and have offered it to my only son.)

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