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Poetry mixtape for September 2010

Being the fifth in a series of lists of poems what I found on the webinator and liked muchly enough to share with those who would listen: Separation – Ron Hardy Steam from a bowl of oatmeal rises, dimming the

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Why do you write poetry? – Andy Jackson

I asked a bunch of poets the above question. I’ll feature their answers here each week until I run out or find more poets to answer the question… Andy Jackson says: “Why do I write poetry?  There’s no comprehensive answer. 

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About Adam

I'm the author of the poetry collections The Third Fruit is a Bird and Not Quite the Man for the Job, the novel Man Bites Dog and the short story collection Heroes and Civilians.
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Quelle Grammage!
Been mucking about with speech bubbles. Tonight's reading: poems from Saturday night's poetry and puppetry show + eulogy for the baker's husband on the back of the shortbread packet. Both beautiful & moving. "Stand strong soldier! The Power Jewel only charges once a day! Besides, the two of us are more than enough to deal with a single Ggrabbtargg goon without Lord Power's help!" heres the start of that odd poem i had published in #corditejournal - cordite dot org dot au if you wanna read it all
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