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John Betjeman

B. 1906 D. 1984

2 poems available

Now if the harvest is over / And the world cold / Give me the bonus of laughter / As I lose hold. - 'A Nip in the Air', John Betjeman

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My poems are the product of a relationship between a side of my mind which is conscious, alert, educated and manipulative, and a side which is as murky as a primaeval swamp. - Andrew Motion

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

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With a lyric poem, you look, and meditate, and put the rock back. With fiction you poke things with a stick to see what will happen. - Margaret Atwood

The Mighty Dead
I never lost as much as twice - Emily Dickinson - Read by Mary Jo Salter
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A Winter Elegy - Alan Brownjohn
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Finding A Leg To Stand On - Connie Bensley
The Mighty Dead
Safe in their Alabaster Chambers - Emily Dickinson - Read by Kei Miller
The Mighty Dead

Man

Read by John Fuller

Man - Henry Vaughan - Read by John Fuller
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Do Not Expect Again A Phoenix Hour - C. Day Lewis
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The Barn - Peter Didsbury
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The Old Masters - Peter Didsbury
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