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YESTERDAY BY Andrew Illsley

Arts Richmond

Online - 18 August 2020

YESTERDAY BY Andrew Illsley

Your memory paints a picture

You clearly understand


The fine art of retouching

Requires a steady hand


There’s craft in your draughtsmanship

The past is putty in your hands


And though tomorrow scares your scheming wits to bits

You’ve got yesterday all planned


from ABOUT TIME, the 2019 anthology of shortlisted entries from The Roger McGough Poetry Prize. Copies of this Anthology can be purchased for £5 including P&P from Arts Richmond.

YESTERDAY BY Andrew Illsley

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