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Josephine Corcoran
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Freelance writer, workshop leader, and blogger.
Freelance writer, workshop leader, and blogger.

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'Etching'

Even now she says
the family moved because of me:
my plump young needs,
the better schools.
I had to learn
to read.

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medusozoa, neuropathic pain

in kalimantan, a lake so inland in exile
that jellyfish there have no sense
of sting; divers swim at ease,
brushing legs against ghosts.

#newpoems #newpoetry

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At the photo-automat, I exchanged 24 selves
for 24 frames.
It started with a beret, then sunglasses,
then I thought, what-the-hell, and started shedding.

#newpoem

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Brand new poem up at And Other Poems

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Jotted down some thoughts after hearing Claudia Rankine in discussion in Bristol #ClaudiaRankine

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If there is one vivid memory I have of Batangas,
it is of a favourite dish: sheen pieces of bullet tuna
wrapped in banana leaves, with earth-dark kamias,
simmered in a terracotta pot.

Three poems by exciting new poet Romalyn Ante
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