The Deputy

His office
Next to the Head’s
Was so untidy,
Papers on chairs,
Rubbish bin overflowing

But it was here
They all waited,
For an interview
Or a result.

Amongst his jumble
And his wall charts
And the red faced




David Subacchi was born in Wales of Italian roots and studied at the University of Liverpool. He has six published poetry collections including one in the Welsh language and he also writes in Italian.