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It's the exposure, darling...

I’ve been watching the Jeremy Corbin phenomenon with great interest, although I did not join the Labour Party just to vote for him. I’m not a party political animal. 198 more words

Poem

Review of Skin Paper Stone in the Galway Advertiser

I was delighted with the review of Skin, Paper, Stone in today’s Galway Advertiser, particularly as it was written by the inimitable Kevin Higgins. Coincidentally, Kevin’s first review for the… 184 more words

Kevin Higgins launches new highly prestigious poetry competition

repost from mentioning the war

Yesterday evening I attended a local street meeting, the subject of which was how to organise against the installation of water meters in our area. 275 more words

The People's Poetry

"Static" - featured on Mentioning The War blog

http://mentioningthewar.blogspot.ie/2015/04/static-by-grainne-mchale.html

I’m very happy to have had a poem published on Kevin Higgins’ blog, Mentioning The War. I dedicated this poem to Mary, Kevin’s mother, who passed away in 2011. 78 more words

Publications

To Hell and Back Again

Now that, at last,
you seem to have found yourself
you often long to be lost again,
to drift down a throbbing street
in the thick of the afternoon… 162 more words

'The Haircut' by Kevin Higgins

The Haircut

 
I had it imported
from Ancient Egypt, installed
upon my skull
by JobBridge slaves
grateful to be allowed touch
a scalp as potentially… 290 more words

Blasphemies

'When You Are Old' by Kevin Higgins

When You Are Old

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after William Butler Yeats

When you are old and bald and full of crap
and sitting there in threadbare rags, 241 more words

Blasphemies