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There is no gaudiness in her poetry; instead the reader is aware of a generosity of spirit which allows the poems' subjects their own unbullied reality. - The Listener

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9 poems available

We were testing the range of the human voice - 'The Shout', Simon Armitage

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Guys like Gauguin - Selina Tusitala Marsh
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The Progressive Canadian Barn Dance - Jim Carruth
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First Letter of the Hebrew Women to St Paul - David Kinloch
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The Bachelor Stripped Bare by his Brides, Even - David Kinloch
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The Cougar - Christopher Reid
The Mighty Dead

The Witch

Read by Jo Shapcott

The Witch - Mary Elizabeth Coleridge - Read by Jo Shapcott
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The Visit

Read by Jo Shapcott

The Visit - Mary Leapor - Read by Jo Shapcott
The Mighty Dead

Female Fashions For 1799

Read by Jo Shapcott

Female Fashions For 1799 - Mary Robinson - Read by Jo Shapcott
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Captured Women - Claire Crowther
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A new plateau song - Sam Hunt
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