House-plant by Alan Parry

I am tormented by your wretched

withering. I desperately need to

find the antidote to your waning

spirits, because I cannot live in

a house devoid of the verve you

bring, sans your sweet perfume.

Nor do I want to eternally carry

the guilt for your undue demise.

Alan Parry is a poet and playwright from Liverpool, England. He is an English Literature graduate and has been writing creatively since his teens. Alan is a proud family man who hopes to train to teach in the coming year. He cites John Cooper Clarke and Alan Bennet as his biggest inspirations.