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James Crompton
New Zealand

James Crompton has been a member of Poetry Live for several years, including being one of the MCs a few years back. He has written many poems traversing many different subjects which he hopes to publish in a book at some time later this year. 

On A Moment Of Lost Innocence

When I was three
I was running around
half naked
and you
told me off.

You said
I couldn’t have
Christmas dinner
until I
put underpants on.

I didn’t understand why.