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NaPoWriMo 2016: 25. Whoosh!

It’s a little late, but here’s my poem for yesterday. The prompt was to open the poem with an opening line from an already existing poem. 18 more words

Day 25 (caught up!!) - borrowing

Hurrah, I am back on track and there is less than a week to go! (she says, setting herself up for a fall…)

I never cease to be amazed at what my head/fingers write when I approach some of these challenges. 193 more words

Episode 1 - In the Beginning (w Dominic Stevenson)

It’s here! The long awaited first episode of The Paperchain Podcast. In this month’s debut episode, Listen Softly London host, Dominic Stevenson comes into the studio to talk Simon Armitage, social media, and poetry. 58 more words


Simultaneous Landscapes

In Space, Place and Gender (Polity Press, 1994) the geographer Doreen Massey reflects on her observations as an adolescent, when from the top deck of a bus she noted the ‘acres of the Manchester flood plain which had been entirely given over to boys’ in the form of dozens of football and rugby pitches.   899 more words

'Mother, any distance greater than a single span'

Most teenagers in the UK will loathe this man simply because of his involvement in the AQA poetry anthology for GCSE English but I love a little bit of Simon Armitage. 863 more words


2 poeme de Simon Armitage

Simon Armitage (n. 1963) este un poet, dramaturg și romancier englez.

Traducător: Alina Caramarin
Surse: 1, 2



Și dacă ningea și zăpada aleea-acoperea… 563 more words

Traduceri: Poezie