Johan Huybrechts
| poetry


and the clouds

keep coming


and the brook

is overflowing


and raindrops

keep falling


on my head

but it’s no longer


the same tune

and I feel like


weeping myself

and how


do you tell this

sea to relax?

Johan Huybrechts works as a medical doctor, and lives near Ghent, Belgium. His poems have been published in Beloit Poetry Journal, Ambit, AGNI, Magma, Lighthouse, and The Moth, and he was a runner-up in the 2017 Ambit Poetry Competition, judged by George Szirtes.

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