Oisín Moloughney is a 26 year old social care worker and counselling student based in Athlone, Westmeath. He has been previously published in Automatic Poilet and Dodging the Rain and counts Heaney, Plath and Ocean Vuong as his inspirations.
Knees stitched in fresh soil where
Quiet water pledges itself to bare skin,
Hands coolly draped clear, mercifully drawn
Upward, a breathful mood found in
Soothing morning coffee,
Plucked off work boots, or
On slow river banks.
© 2020 Oisin Moloughney