Peter Watson was an 80s South London performance poet who round the alternative cabaret circuit and Apples and Snakes alongside the likes of Porky the Poet, … 200 more words
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I woke up today hoping to understand life
The beauty of everything in it
Really, everything seemed right
Stood up from bed, hoping to be lucky today… 84 more words
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There are seven dogs in this picture, but only one is real.
Look carefully, and comment the number of the real one.
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Pat Arrowsmith was a pacifist and socialist. She was jailed 11 times for her non-violent direct action. She organised the first British protest against the nuclear weapons establishment in Aldermaston, Berkshire, in 1958. 250 more words
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The Harlem Dancer
Applauding youths laughed with young prostitutes
And watched her perfect, half-clothed body sway ;
Her voice was like the sound of blended flutes… 103 more words
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This a 162 bus on route KU1 to Kingston University in west London.
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There’s a lot of talk about how mainstream poetry is nowadays, but back in the 80s we were covered in national music papers, to a predominantly non-poetry audience. 41 more words
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