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My quick as a flash week.

My week has gone by in a flash.  I’ve signed off on my pamphlet, ‘The Misplaced House’, and I’m waiting for Gareth Lewis at tall-lighthouse to tell me that it’s come back from the printer’s.  454 more words

Weekly Update

Vanguard Readings - Six Poets & Anthology Launch

Richard Skinner’s excellent Vanguard Readings at The Bear in Camberwell generally hosts both poets and prose writers, but last night was a poetry special. Somehow I managed to arrived only just in time, but I’m pleased I did as the first reader was my friend  487 more words


I'm reading at Vanguard on Thursday 20th November

Just a quick post to remind anyone within easy reach of SE London that I’m reading at the Vanguard Reading Series this Thursday, 20th November, 7.30pm.  146 more words


Richard Skinner, Inaccurate Autobiography #15

Inaccurate Autobiography #15

“I am light with meditation, religiose / And mystic with a day of solitude.” Douglas Dunn

Sunday 7th February 2010, 10.15am. I am sitting in Place des Abbesses situated halfway up Montmartre in Paris. 573 more words

Richard Skinner - Three poems


Anselm grew up in Dill, Indiana, until he became a star and moved out west.

For years, he employed his twin, Virginius, as a stand-in at dinners, 241 more words