Dawn and Doping

My latest poem for The Norwich Radical, Dawn, concerns America’s recognition of same-sex love, in that gay couples can now legally marry in every state. You can read it here. Before this wonderful story graced the news, I had considered tackling the issue of doping in sport, after allegations of doping have been made against… More Dawn and Doping

Robin Song

Its dark eyes / probe the meadow, robed in dismembered scarecrows… For those who may be interested, my first poem for The Norwich Radical is up on their site. It’s titled Robin Song, and concerns the appointment of the robin as Britain’s national bird. You can read it here. You can like The Norwich Radical… More Robin Song

Crescendos

Hello! So, in July I am going to release a short pamphlet of poems, online, for everyone to read if they so wish. I am also working closely with someone with an aim to release a small number of physical copies. The selection of poems is called Crescendos. I really hope you like them. Here… More Crescendos

Pamphlet: verb. to try and put a poetry pamphlet together. eg. ‘I’ll eat later. I’m trying to pamphlet.’

I felt the juddering masses careen through me like a warship, the bunting sails unfurling in the tail-end of a whirlwind… Well, hi! Thank you to everyone who read, liked and/or commented on any of my April #napowrimo poems. It really means a lot. I always enjoy the challenge of writing a new poem every… More Pamphlet: verb. to try and put a poetry pamphlet together. eg. ‘I’ll eat later. I’m trying to pamphlet.’