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In these challenging times we’ve curated a collection of poems which reflect different aspects of war, conflict and loss. Whilst highlighting the human cost of war by representing individual and shared grief, these poems affirm our collective humanity and speak…

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“..and only they, children, excellent students of their own self worth, do know the value of their lives - from 'Outside St Dominic's Priory. Snapshot, July 2015'”

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3 poems available

"Effortlessly switching from spoken-word poetry and folk lyrics accompanied by a gentle finger-picked guitar style, her pieces evoke the beauty and melancholy of the natural world and our place within it." - Ewan Carr, Norfolk Wildlife Trust

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5 poems available

if the body is a great creation why wait / indoors with it?

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Lucid observations, smart conceits and insight into the contemporary world as a fragmented, self-constructed thing. - The Independent

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I write because my ink must flow like blood. The written must be spoken. Patience Agbabi

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Jenny Joseph

B. 1932 D. 2018

4 poems available

Why are we frightened of the word for love? - 'Language teaching: naming', Jenny Joseph

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Audrey Wills - Andrew Motion
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Ballad of a Hero - Kae Tempest
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