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Pam Ayres

B. 1947

4 poems available

Forget the corny comedian: Pam Ayres is a proper poet, whose wistful, funny, and perceptive verse captures both the joy and unfairness of life. - Sunday Times

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Sylvia Plath

B. 1932 D. 1963

The blood jet is poetry,/ There is no stopping it. - 'Kindness', Sylvia Plath (written 1st February 1963)

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13 poems available

A keeper of the artistic estate, a custodian of griefs and wonders - Seamus Heaney

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Old Moments - Alasdair Gray
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Winter Housekeeping, 1990 - Alasdair Gray
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A Farewell Letter - Laurence Lerner
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Complaint for Absolute Divorce - Mary Jo Salter
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Bed of Letters - Mary Jo Salter
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Uxor Vivamus . . . - Dick Davis
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Stag-Boy - Tara Bergin
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Fifty Years - Michael Longley
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Pigeon Love - Rebecca Goss
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