Wednesday, 6 December 2017

Much More Fun

Here comes the bed
Back in Margate,
All two million pounds worth
Maybe even more today,
Yet poor Tracy
Still has a little moan,
She doesn't drink now
So the vodka bottle
And a few other things
Are no longer
Err...contemporary.

But I still love the bed,
It makes me smile
And I've seen it
At different times,
In different places,
During different stages
Of my life;
It really hooked me
From the very start;
Much more fun
Than those bloody bricks!

© David Subacchi

Tracey Emin brings 'My Bed' to the Turner Contemporary

David Subacchi lives in Wales (UK) where he was born of Italian roots. He studied at the University of Liverpool and has 4 published collections of his English Language poetry: First Cut (2012), Hiding in Shadows (2014), Not Really a Stranger (2016) and A Terrible Beauty (2016) as well as a collection in Welsh: Eglwys Yng Nghremona (2016).

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