Category Archives: llimerick

Secret Admirers

  dVerse   Poetics wants us to pick a poet from the many customers of the poets’ pub and write a response, maybe in their style or maybe not.  One’s poetic voice after a while becomes recognisable, but write in someone … Continue reading

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Writing against the grain

I had a first line in my head, went to write it but it had fled. I looked at the sky and wondered why this poet’s still lounging in bed. Get up and get out, I said. Put something real … Continue reading

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