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by Tiffany Anne Tondut

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8 poems available

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

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6 poems available

'this spiral / of making while unmaking while / the world goes round' -- Mary Jo Salter, 'Young Girl Peeling Apples'

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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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7 poems available

She has the comic's knack of placing a lot of weight on thin-shouldered words, words blurred by common currency which are suddenly brought into sharp focus and don't really want to be. Beyond the laughs there's great poignancy - Observer

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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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4 poems available

Joyous, brilliant and moving -- Costa Prize judges

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5 poems available

A poet confident in her mastery of the medium -- J.M. Coetzee

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7 poems available

'the sky is a reservoir of wrong-headed questions'. Jack Underwood

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3 poems available

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

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Haunting, hilarious, exquisitely inventive - Mark Ford

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'Every time I think a new thought I can smell an old one burning.' Emily Berry

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