Monthly poem - October

THE DAY OF THE DEAD

I would bring you sugar skulls.
Papier-mâché bones dancing
in the red dust.
I would bring you bowls and bowls
of marigolds and
I would bring pain du muerto
the soft bun,
with a tear drop
baked upon its crust.
My stolen beauty,
the devil's own,
rise up, come home.

 

Jehane Markham

Photo of Jehane Markham by Heini Schneebeli

Jehane Markham is a true poet...
her poems glow like impressionist paintings.

Adrian Mitchell

Love wells up out of Jehane Markham's work... it made me cry.
Gillian Allnutt

To contact
Jehane Markham
please email
jm@jehanemarkham.co.uk

For CV click on link


house image

Norfolk house: Mary MacCarthy

Stop press

16 Sunsets
Sixteen Sunsets - Poetry meets the Blues
Click to see review of Sixteen Sunsets
To order a copy of 16 Sunsets email: jm@jehanemarkham.co.uk 

 

Events

POETRY WORKSHOP |
FREE TASTER SESSION

Saturday 7 October 2017 2 to 4pm
A monthly Poetry Workshop with Jehane. Come and find out what it's all about at
an informal introductory meeting.
All ages and abilities welcome.
Tea and biscuits.
at Hindolveston Village Hall
The Street, Hindolveston NR20 5AS
To read reviews of my workshops:
haringeyliteraturelive.com/workshop-testimonials
Telephone: 01263 860 893
or 020 7485 7703
email: jm@jehanemarkham.co.uk