Alumn David Mathews Published in Eclectica

David Mathews’ poem Mothballs has been published

David’s latest work, Mothballs, has been published by Eclectica Magazine online. When asked what motivated this particular piece of work David replied, ” One night while on the sofa watching television, I began smelling my girlfriend’s mothball reeking afghan that was her grandmother’s. I started asking my girlfriend questions about her grandmother—she was curious to say the least why I was—just like that, I stumbled into this poem.”

Here’s the first stanza from Mothballs:

Mothballs

My grandmother loved them,
placed them everywhere,

in circles like the ancients
placed their neoliths,

Now head on over to Eclectica Magazine and read the rest! Congratulations David!

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