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Archive for March, 2017

Poem in The Woven Tale Press

Many thanks to Sandra Tyler at Woven Tale. I’m thrilled that my poem is included in the latest issue of The Woven Tale Press. It’s a stunning fine art and literary magazine. A visual banquet. You can subscribe here, it’s free and fab.  I’ve picked out a few items in this issue that struck me […]

Two Poems for Prelude

I am absolutely delighted that two of my poems will be published in Prelude‘s print edition later this year. Prelude was established in 2014 and is based in New York, which is also extra exciting somehow. They publish contemporary experimental poetry and criticism. This is how Prelude describes itself: Prelude is a poetry journal concerned […]

Pieces of Eight at Bampton

Ten poems of mine have been on display at a gallery in Oxfordshire. A few months ago artist, Lucy Ash, and I agreed that I’d send her some poems. It always surprises me how paintings can trigger a poem or story, especially abstract paintings. It’s some sort of creative friction. Like mixing nutmeg and balsamic […]

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