Losslit contributor:
Catherine Edmunds

Catherine Edmunds’ published works include a poetry collection, four novels and a Holocaust memoir. She has been nominated three times for a Pushcart Prize, shortlisted in the Bridport four times, and has been published in many literary journals, including The Frogmore Papers, Aesthetica, The Binnacle, Butchers’ Dog, Crannóg and Ambit.

And I was filled with such delight

There were days when life roared at us, we drank and sang thinking there would be time enough, but fuck April— it’s crueller to be alone in September, when leaves drop with violence upon violence. I remember you and I and the evening lying down before us, swept up by futures in which we had […]