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Poetry also has the power to take us to new places, lifting off from the known world to explore beyond earth’s horizon, or making what we think we know strange again.

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In May 2019, Simon Armitage (b. 1963) was named as the UK’s Poet Laureate, an appointment greeted with delight by many in the poetry world and beyond. Armitage burst onto the poetry scene with Zoom! in 1989 and quickly established himself as the…

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Sestina: April - George Elliott Clarke
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Moonlight - Alasdair Gray
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The Elements - Jo Shapcott
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Callisto’s Song - Jo Shapcott
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Prayer - Ron Butlin
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The English Astronaut - Simon Armitage
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Moon - Kathleen Jamie
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The Study - Kathleen Jamie
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Daisies - Kathleen Jamie
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II Tempo di Menuetto - Ahren Warner
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