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Magma Issue 62

I’m delighted that my poem ‘Nuria’ features in the latest edition of Magma, edited by Chris Kerr & Kayo Chingonyi. One the great things about Magma is the persistent freshness brought by its revolving team of editors. 56 more words

Magma 59 London Review Bookshop launch

Last night’s launch at the London Review Bookshop was a great evening, a friend said, “worthwhile and life enhancing”. There are so many poetry events going on that it is hard to make time to attend many of them, so this one was extra special because it was a brilliant venue, the poets reading were a pleasure to hear and Lorraine Mariner and Colette Bryce held the audience spellbound. 381 more words

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Something in the Near Future...

It’s all happening!

I’ve been making submissions here and there and am very excited to say that I will have a new entry for my ‘Published’ page sometime soon (and so a new poem for you to read). 57 more words


BANNED WORDS-by Peerless

Peerless, my poetry-writing group, is having a discussion on banned words. Ariel, always so knowledgeable, quoted Bill Greenwell saying never to use the word SHARDS… 364 more words



Sometimes, one of the marks of a good poem is the way certain key words in certain key locations in the work bring such pleasure to the reader, she trusts it completely.

Stav Sadot-Poleg’s “Moons”

Stav Sadot-Poleg, Magma Poetry