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‘Exploding Head Manifesto’ in Cordite Poetry Review

Recent poetry round-up (1): Cordite Poetry Review 56: Explode is out now, and I’m very pleased to say it contains my poem about Exploding Head Syndrome: ‘Exploding Head Manifesto‘. It’s my second appearance in Cordite, after my earlier ‘Thy will … Continue reading

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‘But after’ in Eye to the Telescope

I’m really pleased that my poem about reincarnation ‘But after’ appears in the interesting and broadly-themed “Ghosts” issue of Eye to the Telescope. Thanks to editor Shannon Connor Winward! Edited to add: and thanks too for her fascinating series of … Continue reading

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‘The Ritual’ in Liminality

Today sees the launch of the ninth issue of Liminality. Really pleased to say that my poem ‘The Ritual‘ is included, my third appearance in the journal. Thanks to Shira Lipkin and Mattie Joiner!

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‘Thy will be done’ in Cordite Poetry Review

The Future Machines issue of Cordite Poetry Review from Australia is now online. It features an essay, artwork, articles, translations, interviews and reviews, as well as poetry chosen by issue poetry editor Bella Li. I’m very pleased to say that … Continue reading

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Dorothea Lasky on poetry and education

I’ve always deeply blamed our education system, because I do think there’s elitism at play that wants to make not only poetry, but all the arts very specialised past a certain point of development. Certainly in high school only the … Continue reading

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