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'Lunch Poems' Open Mic

Introducing Lunch Poems, an Open Mic in collaboration with University of Nottingham’s School of English! This event will be held in Trent Building room A46 on University Park campus from 2-4pm on Wednesday 27th March. 84 more words


accessorize with poetry

Wondering where the money is in the poetry world? Apparently it’s in accessories. This hand-embroidered clutch is modeled after the first edition of Lunch Poems… 41 more words


Lunch Poems by Frank O’Hara: 1. Music

“I am naked as a tablecloth, my nerves humming”

I walk up and down Tottenham Court Road finding lunch options slim. I discover when I arrive at a usually dependable last resort lunch spot that the whole shop has been gutted, emptied, even the sign taken off the outside. 374 more words


#9: Surf Born #10-11: On the Day You Die. Poems

#9  Surf Born

As I watch your image pulling in the weight
held fast by a rope, see its edges large, heavy-
a fish? A board? 338 more words

Poetry ~ Just Words

#7: Excuses #8: Physalia Love. Poems

#7   Jealous Muse

Time for a million
and none for me, gives zero
to the bossa waiting patiently.

We could sip wine and light a fuse… 367 more words

Poetry ~ Just Words

Frank O'Hara: Lunch Talk

Lunch Talk

There have been many writers, artists, and poets throughout history who have taken the form of their work much too seriously. They make sure every image or word flows in such a way as to specifically gain public approval or that every line has the exact number of syllables someone decided that style was suppose to have. 1,918 more words


The Awesomeness that is Frank O'Hara

If you’re like most people, you probably hated doing poetry in school. Why the fuck would the writer say the sky was blue because the parrot was sad? 1,094 more words