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Strider Marcus Jones Poet
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Attended De Montfort University
Lives in England, United Kingdom
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Many a singer-songwriter who first rose to prominence in the 1960s has taken the label of “poet,” usually applied by adoring fans, no doubt to the objection of a fair few serious poetry enthusiasts. But who among them could deny Leonard Cohen's status as a poet? Though best known as a musician, ...
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books.google.co.uk - I have published single poems before in anthologies, magazines and the poetry website, Secret Attic, as a competition finalist and prize winner.We all fin...
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Few public figures of the 20th century are as dear to the hearts and minds of Latin America as Chilean poet Neftali Ricardo Reyes Basoalto — AKA Pablo Neruda. He became famous for his writing before he was 20 years old and he won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1971.
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I was as surprised as most people are when I first heard the ancient language known as Old English. It's nothing like Shakespeare, nor even Chaucer, who wrote in a late Middle English that sounds strange enough to modern ears. Old English, the English of Beowulf, is almost a foreign tongue; ...
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  • De Montfort University
    Law LLB (Hons), 1989 - 1992
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Author/Poet. I enjoy making sounds come out of my saxophone and clarinet.
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Strider Marcus Jones – is a poet, law graduate and ex civil servant from Salford/Hinckley, England with proud Celtic roots in Ireland and Wales. A member of The Poetry Society, his five published books of poetry are modern, traditional, mythical, sometimes erotic, surreal and metaphysical http//www.lulu.com/spotlight/stridermarcusjones1. He is a maverick, moving between forests, mountains and cities, playing his saxophone and clarinet in warm solitude.
 

In 2014, his poetry has been published in A New Ulster/Anu Issue 27, The Screech Owl, Catweazle and The Gambler magazines; Vagabonds: Anthology Of The Mad; Killer Whale Journal; Dagda Publishing; The Huffington Post USA; Writer’s Ezine; The Poets Haven-Vending Machine Poetry for Change Volume 5, Sonic Boom Journal and The Open Mouse. His poetry has also been accepted for publication in 2015 by mgv2 Publishing Anthology; Earl Of Plaid Literary Journal 3rd Edition; Subterranean Blue Poetry Magazine; Deep Water Literary Journal, 2015-Issue 1 and Kool Kids Press Poetry Journal; Page-A-Day Poetry Anthology 2015; Eccolinguistics Issue 3.2 January 2015 and The Collapsed Lexicon Poetry Anthology 2015.

 
For his published poetry books: Aspects Of Love; Inside Out; Mavericks; Wooded Windows and Pomegranate Flesh see:
 
 
 
Read poems from his books with reviews and comments on http://www.wattpad.com/user/striderma...He likes rock, classical and jazz music, theatre, reading classic novels, Lord Of The Rings, Fantasy Fiction, Rankin's novels , travel.Join him on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/stridermarcu...Some things about Strider:
 
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Killer Whale Journal Vol. 2
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The second volume of Killer Whale Journal, the poetry journal edited by Samuel Rowe and Alessandro Mario Powell. https://killerwhalejournal.

O' Words Anthology by Sasha Kasoff — Reviews, Discussion, Bookclubs, Lists
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The O' Words Anthology was compiled and edited by Sasha Kasoff as a semester project at University of the Pacific in Stockton, CA. Her co...

Wooded Windows by Strider Marcus Jones — Reviews, Discussion, Bookclubs,...
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Read 14/75 poems and reviews from this book free on wattpad http://www.wattpad.com/story/1031729-14-poems-from-wooded-windows-by-strider-...

Mavericks by Strider Marcus Jones — Reviews, Discussion, Bookclubs, Lists
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Inside Out by Strider Marcus Jones — Reviews, Discussion, Bookclubs, Lists
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Read 15/72 poems and reviews from INSIDE OUT free on wattpad http://www.wattpad.com/story/30815-15-poems-from-my-second-book-inside-out-b...

British Sixties Radio
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Playing the best music of the sixties from Great Britain, British Sixties Radio is your time machine to swinging London. We feature the Beat

In Maid's Water
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IN MAID'S WATER | we've left the well-footed road, the rutted and rebutted road of shadows cast by towered glass.

The holiday poem
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Whenever I go somewhere different, like Abroad, I make notes, keep a journal, but I also try to write poems, maybe a first draft. Then I com

SELECTED POEMS from WOODED WINDOWS by Strider Marcus Jones. Copyright &a...
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MY BOOKS OF POETRY ~ BOOKS BY STRIDER MARCUS JONES ~ POETRY IS THE PERFE...
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Author's Spotlight http://www.lulu.com/shop/strider-marcus-jones/pomegranate-flesh/paperback/product-20444424.html POMEGRANATE FLESH By Stri