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Strands of autobiography, a deeply sensuous ecology of place, historical narratives; the inner world of imagination and the often difficult realities of the postcolonial nation are interwoven in McWatt's bold but carefully worked out architecture. Peepal Tree

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Are words no more than waving, wavering flags? - 'The right word', Imtiaz Dharker

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12 poems available

An engraver in short, sharp slashes that go deep. Andrew Salkey

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A writer is not interested in explaining reality; he's interested in capturing it. - Brendan Kennelly

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Happiness - Jack Underwood
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Ribs - Hannah Lowe
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The End of Our Marriage - Ross Sutherland
The Mighty Dead
Returning, We Hear the Larks - Isaac Rosenberg - Read by Andrew Motion
The Mighty Dead

Adlestrop

Read by James Fenton

Adlestrop - Edward Thomas - Read by James Fenton
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Vertigo - Christian Campbell
The Mighty Dead

Ode to a Skylark

Read by Kit Wright

Ode to a Skylark - Percy Bysshe Shelley - Read by Kit Wright
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A Birthday

Read by Helen Dunmore

A Birthday - Christina Rossetti - Read by Helen Dunmore
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