Peeling Back The Layers Copyright © Sally Gardner 2011
I donʼt know the names of different varieties of onion but I think you would.
Sometimes I prepare one on the kitchen sink and the brown outside skin
is so tough and tight it takes a sharp knife to pierce and peel it.
Sad Mother Copyright © Florence Cox 2011
The grey winter light creeps into the room
and I am still as an evening fog,
fused with my baby