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Francesca Woodman - Phoebe Stuckes
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Freddy’s Revenge - Richard Osmond
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Poem for the Breasts - Sharon Olds
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7 poems available

“Olds writes “poetry more faithful to the felt truth of reality than any prose could be.” – Richard Wakefield.

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She has the comic's knack of placing a lot of weight on thin-shouldered words, words blurred by common currency which are suddenly brought into sharp focus and don't really want to be. Beyond the laughs there's great poignancy - Observer

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pared-down precision and scorching intensity - Helen Dunmore

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Beautiful Girls is not a book for the faint-hearted: it will survive as testament to poetry's force in overcoming - Chris McCabe

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D. H. Lawrence

B. 1885 D. 1930

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Not every man has gentians in his house in Soft September, at slow, Sad Michaelmas. - D.H. Lawrence 'Bavarian Gentians'

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Jane Yeh

B. 1971

4 poems available

Poetry so unsettling, describing worlds so troubling and lonely, is seldom as funny, clever, and downright charming as Jane Yeh's. - Aingeal Clare

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His poetry is what all poetry should be, the surprising and beautiful organisation of things that life has disorganised. John Fuller

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A E Housman

B. 1859 D. 1936

3 poems available

The sum of things to be known is inexhaustible, and however long we read, we shall never come to the end of our story-book.

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Christopher Marlowe

B. 1564 D. 1593

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'Who ever loved that loved not at first sight' Christopher Marlowe, 'Hero and Leander'

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