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Ode to the Hymen - Sharon Olds
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Helen Mort

B. 1985

4 poems available

I'm drawn to what you might think of as traditional lyric poetry; it's an enduring, effective, powerful means of expression.

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7 poems available

I take what the world throws at me, and spin, twist, skim, fly, flip, throw it back - Selima Hill

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George Herbert

B. 1593 D. 1633

4 poems available

Good words are worth much, and cost little.

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Anne Sexton

B. 1928 D. 1974

4 poems available

Put your ear down close to your soul and listen hard. - Anne Sexton

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John Ashbery

B. 1927 D. 2017

4 poems available

For me, poetry is very much the time that it takes to unroll, the way music does...it's not a static, contemplatable thing like a painting or a piece of sculpture. - John Ashbery

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Who anyone is or I am is nothing to the work. (Denise Riley, from 'Dark Looks')

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A Call - Alan Brownjohn
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Some Gods - Jack Underwood
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Dying - Tara Bergin
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Sample Arm - Tara Bergin
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Goodbye, You can take this as my notice. - Heather Phillipson
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