Veronica Forrest-Thomson

Veronica Forrest-Thomson

Veronica Forrest-Thomson was the author of three poetry collections and the influential critical work Poetic Artifice: A Theory of Twentieth-Century Poetry.

Pfarr-Schmerz (Village-Anguish)

By Veronica Forrest-Thomson

Making love & omelettes                                             For every poem ought to contain                                             at least one zeugma we may discern a very palpable corner of a sheet. Like love it                                             It ought to; […]

Identi-kit

By Veronica Forrest-Thomson

Love is the oldest camera. Snap me with your eyes. Wearied with myself I want a picture that simplifies. Likeness is not important provided the traits cohere. Dissolve doubts and […]