Edward Lee

Precipice

Making love
for the first time
we lost the ability to speak,
grunts and groans
guiding us
as we explored
this new language of the body,
bringing each other to the precipice
of ourselves,
before, sated, falling over,
the wet ground rising eagerly
to meet us.

 

Bio

Edward Lee’s poetry, short stories, non-fiction and photography have been published in magazines in Ireland, England and America, including The Stinging Fly, Skylight 47, Acumen and Smiths Knoll.  His debut poetry collection “Playing Poohsticks On Ha’Penny Bridge” was published in 2010. He is currently working towards a second collection.


He also makes musical noise under the names Ayahuasca Collective, Lewis Milne, Orson Carroll, Blinded Architect, Lego Figures Fighting, and Pale Blond Boy.


His blog/website can be found at https://edwardmlee.wordpress.com

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