And I Don’t Know Why

Somehow I’ve ended up here
and I don’t know why
I’ve ended up here
but I’ve ended up here.

Somehow I met you
and I know how that was
meeting you.

I crossed the border
that night
you kissed me.

And somehow I’ve ended up here.



Maureen Weldon lives in N. Wales. Her latest collection, Midnight Robin, published by Poetry Space. 2014. She represented Wales at Ukraine’s Terra Poetica. She is widely published. Her pamphlet The Waking Hour is shortly to be published by Red Squirrel Press.