all the fruits of South America
on the bar
go to work
little finger of a cup and plate
next to a miniature stapler
as a shiny cent.
Everything is gold
John North was born in the north of England in 1990. Poems have appeared in journals including The North, Kaffeeklatsch, The Interpreter’s House, Southword, The Stinging Fly, and in anthologies CAST: The Poetry Business Book of New Contemporary Poets, and The Best British Poetry 2014.