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2 events at Kensal Green Cemetery Dissenter's Chapel

Celebrating Erich Fried / The Ecchoing Green / Landscape learn : Growth and Decay – all at Kensal Green Cemetery Dissenter’s Chapel

Three unique events taking place in the first half of July, each in the remarkable grade II listed Dissenter’s Chapel of Kensal Green Cemetery in West London. 377 more words

Tom Jenks


Ryan Van Winkle, The Good Dark (Penned in the Margins, 2015)

Review by Andrew Wells

This collection’s opening poem, ‘The Duke in Pines’, begins with a structurally straightforward de-clarative: “I woke up with Duke Ellington in Pines.” This apparent simplicity is misleading. 1,471 more words


Asteronymes - Claire Trévien

Asteronyme is the word for a sequence of asterisks used to hide a name or password. I wonder what this book of poetry is hiding. 439 more words

Light Reading

Chris McCabe - Cemetery South

The second instalment in Chris McCabe’s ambitious project to plot the dead poets of the Magnificent Seven – London’s great Victorian cemeteries. Out now on… 15 more words

Tom Jenks

Bask in the Sunshine!

In the postbox a new book…a burning, blazing, radiant book by Melissa Lee-Houghton. Read it if you can handle the direct heat , the flare and simmer. 15 more words