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“I want these poems to help people to practise empathy”

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Trump As Mouse - Flora de Falbe
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“Olds writes “poetry more faithful to the felt truth of reality than any prose could be.” – Richard Wakefield.

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"Tempest has forged their own voice, unlike anything else in the mainstream poetry world." - The Independent

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

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

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A haunting music full of subtlety of thought and religious echoes. -- Charles Bainbridge, The Guardian

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All books are merely delayed dust. - George Elliott Clarke

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Tom Leonard

B. 1944 D. 2018

8 poems available

He treasures the grain of the speaking voice -- Robert Crawford

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Dick Davis

B. 1945

6 poems available

The balance of passion and poise is a constant tension in Davis's work - PN Review

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I understood that my words could be used as a weapon. James Matthews

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

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