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A Jacket Full of Suprises

A poem full of tercets — but what’s in the pocket? 😉

Carolyn Hastings
Paper Poetry
Published in
3 min readMay 16, 2024

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a chance stop-off
at an op-shop*
on Thursday

a tweed jacket
on a hook
catches my eye

black and white
the size is right
will it fit me?

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Carolyn Hastings
Paper Poetry

Well-practiced speech pathologist now practicing to be a children’s book writer — emphasis on practicing.