give me the sound of a thousand hearts beating
s t a g g e r r e d to make one thrum of knowledge
oh how i would love to melt you down
like darkest chocolate, would you flow between my tongue
and the part of me that has no name
to mingle with spit and soul
hold me until the light comes once more
Stuart Buck is a poet and author living in North Wales. His debut collection of poetry, Casually Discussing the Infinite, peaked at 89 on Amazon's World Poetry chart and his second book 'Become Something Frail' will be released on Selcouth Station Press in 2019. When he is not writing or reading poetry, he likes to cook, juggle and listen to music. He suffers terribly from tsundoku - the art of buying copious amounts of books that he will never read. Find him on Twitter @stuartmbuck.