“The Laundroliner” by Virginie Colline


Row of portholes

along the Laundromat’s wall

Soppy rainbows

spinning into the dryer

I’m getting seasick

aboard the Laundroliner

This has been “The Laundroliner” by Virginie Colline, with accompanying photography by JJ.Hawk, part of our Lost in Time series.

Virginie Colline lives and writes in Paris. Her poems have appeared in The Mainichi, Frogpond, Prune Juice, Frostwriting, Prick of the Spindle, Seltzer, Overpass Books, BRICKrhetoric, Yes, Poetry, Dagda Publishing, Silver Birch Press and StepAway Magazine, among others.