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Derek Walcott

B. 1930 D. 2017

“What's poetry, if it's worth its salt, / but a phrase men can pass from hand to mouth?”

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Citizen One - Roger Robinson
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Rock, Paper, Scissors - Richard Osmond
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Surge 3 - Jay Bernard
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2 poems available

"One of our most promising young talents, Jay Bernard writes powerful and sensuous scenes from the metropolis: a teenager flies like a moth, a woman with scissors sings bees. Disturbing, joyous and always surprising.” – Pascale Petit.

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"So what if a piece of wood discovers it’s a violin..." - Arthur Rimbaud

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Race Riot, Tulsa, 1921 - Sharon Olds
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8 poems available

A poem is not its words, but the ringing it leaves behind.

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7 poems available

Poetry gives people the power to make their voices heard. -- Toni Stuart

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6 poems available

These hands have Moulded monuments, created crafts, healed hearts. Khosi Xaba, from 'These Hands'

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Not poems of investigation, but poems of indignation ... Marsh finds self-fulfillment in the act of speaking for the Pacific culture and its inhabitants - Poetry Salzburg Review

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Bergin's perceptions are sharp, her senses of history, community, and relationships deep and acute, and her technical control over language and form is assured and graceful - Tower Poetry

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