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Josephine Corcoran
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Freelance writer, editor, workshop leader, writer in schools.
Freelance writer, editor, workshop leader, writer in schools.

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I've blogged about the reasons behind my choice of a title and cover for my new poetry book. #newpoetrybook #publishing #poetry

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In late 2017, Greg Gilbert was diagnosed with stage 4 bowel cancer. Through poetry, prose and drawing he is documenting this journey and the impact it is having on his creativity. Here is an extract from his project.

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Two new poems, including the title poem, from Richard Skinner's new pamphlet, just out from Smokestack Books.

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Poem in which there are hooves

Greg, gently mashing the keys of a Steinway.
Or Greg, brow furrowed, struggling to grasp
a toothbrush, album, cup. Now Greg in bed:
listen for the unconsolable clop

#newpoems

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For #WorldPoetryDay a #poemintranslation from the #archives

March

The sun has broken a sudden sweat
And the ditch gushes febrile, unstaunched.
Spring, like the stocky dairymaid,
Holds in its hands the foaming warmth.

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Poetry competition for instagram poetry

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A quick #blog about my #shortstory 'Algebra' which I wrote while studying English at Chichester University and which is currently available to listen to on iPlayer
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Three #poemsaboutplace by Jean Atkin
Three poems by Jean Atkin
Three poems by Jean Atkin
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Before I wrote poetry, I wrote this! Available for three more days on BBC iPlayer. #radioplay #josephinecorcoran
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Read a poem from Jane Commane's debut collection from Bloodaxe Books, just published.
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