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The Battle of Maryville - Joelle Taylor
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DUDIZILE - Joelle Taylor
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'To write a poem as a working-class woman is an act of courage, of resistance. To perform it is a revolution' – Joelle Tayor

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“..and only they, children, excellent students of their own self worth, do know the value of their lives - from 'Outside St Dominic's Priory. Snapshot, July 2015'”

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by Ankh Spice

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True Crime - Phoebe Stuckes
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Investing in Mannequins - Holly Hopkins
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Boy Grandad - Flora de Falbe
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"One of our most promising young talents, Jay Bernard writes powerful and sensuous scenes from the metropolis: a teenager flies like a moth, a woman with scissors sings bees. Disturbing, joyous and always surprising.” – Pascale Petit.

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Poem for the Breasts - Sharon Olds
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Amaryllis Ode - Sharon Olds
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“Olds writes “poetry more faithful to the felt truth of reality than any prose could be.” – Richard Wakefield.

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