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Rosemary KellyRosemary Kelly is 18 years old and lives in Passage West, County Cork. She has just finished her Leaving Cert and intends to keep writing. She's already busy at work on new poetry and hoping to get a full collection together. She won a Barr Bua award during her last year of school for her poetry. She previously had a poem published in the Evening Echo last year. Her favourite poets include Edgar Allan Poe, Emily Dickinson and Sylvia Plath.

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

The Matryoshka Doll

 

I never remember

Your favourite fruit,

Or the colour of your sweatshirts:

I’m too fascinated

With the innocence

Locked underneath your

Hardened  shell.

 

 

 

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