The Day My Pad Went Mad

This poem chosen for the BBC 100 showcase was a reading for the BBC John Peel programme broadcast on 24th February, 1982 (produced by Viv Beeby and Susan Roberts). The Poetry Archive presents here an extract for review and educational research purposes. Permissions to share the full poem audio and text are pending.

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