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Dorothy Nimmo

A review of a favourite poet of mine posted by another poet, James Munro, on his blog. I agree with every word he says. 463 more words

Book Reviews

"If you mess with bears" - poem 1/183 #poems #poets #poetry

183 Saturday 12/09/09

RIP Timothy Treadwell
it’s eat, fuck & kill out there
that’s the law
if you mess with bears
they’ll eat you

"Out of the vortex, rifling the air it came..." - In Parenthesis

The final paras of Part 2 of In Parenthesis by David Jones. Private Ball, the protagonist of this Modernist Great War poem, experiences for the first time the blast of a shell close by.


"Where the English wilderness is": a poem. #poems #poets #poetry

where the English wilderness is
in the interstices
along the margins
here at the roadside
deep in grasses, poppies,
mallows and escaped hypericum
wherever the wind bears the seed… 31 more words


Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive Debuts on American Masters

“Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there wondering, fearing,
Doubting, dreaming dreams no mortals ever dared to dream before”… from The Raven by… 715 more words


We Walk Not Alone

One Day at a Time

One day at a time, with its failures and fears,
With its hurts and mistakes, with its weakness and tears, 277 more words

Poets And Poetry

Elly Bookman in The New Yorker

Congratulations to one of our founding members of Tate Street, Elly Bookman, who had her first poem published in The New Yorker!

Read “Privilege” 18 more words