The Crooked Old Man by Alan Kissane




Alan Kissane




Alan Kissane is a teacher of English in the East Midlands, UK. His poetry is due to be published in forthcoming issues of Allegro, Fahmidan, and Emerge Literary Journal this September/November. About This Poem

The poem itself came out of a period of difficulty in my own life as a father, which saw me recollect my own thoughts on my childhood. This was a particularly cherished memory.