You ghosted across the waters with a dead, windless sail/ silently through the stillness of unbroken waters. Navigating your way without/ stars nor compass, towards sirens upon broken shores of rocks of a promised harbor. Temptress played her flute, sailor boy’s mermaids come calling.
Robin McNamara is an Irish poet with over 90 poems published worldwide. A regular contributor to Poetry Ireland poetry prompts. UCD Library have a selection of his pandemic poems in their archives as a record of poems written during this period. Robin’s debut chapbook is to be published with Hedgehog Poetry Press in early 2021.
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