the burning – words by Reuben Woolley; sculpture by Kate Newlyn

where art thou now bright tiger
, tell me william
is he leaping through hoops of fire
in a travelling circus
, whipped & broken
or hiding in shrinking forests
heading for extinction

Now this is Blake’s Tiger:

tiger

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