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Today, as readers of Wednesday’s post and anyone who pays exceptionally close attention to the dedication in The Ambulance Box will know, is Aidan’s 10th birthday. Although I posted “The Condition” on Wednesday, I could not let the day itself go by…
Today, as readers of Wednesday's post and anyone who pays exceptionally close attention to the dedication in The Ambulance Box will know, is Aidan's 10th birthday. Although I posted "The Condition"...
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The Condition is identified by ultrasound at 38 weeks — less than an echo where there should have been loud celebration. The condition would have you weep aloud in the streets and will cause some people to dash across the road when you approach but has…
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John Burnside is reading for Transatlantic Poetry at the end of the month.  Don't miss it! #TApoetry  
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Very pleased to see this poem by Cathy Dreyer, written on one of my Poetry School online courses, get a wider airing.
  Seven, eight you’re fucking late she says. Hours we waited. Then he says something like Oh, for Chrissake and they both go on until doors slam bangbang! Don’t pry. Don’t spy. Never ask why he was late. One, two buckle my seatbelt. Oh. There’s no seatbelt. (This is years ago.) Watch the road! You’ll...
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Great to hear that +Robert Peake's wonderful #tapoetry series is getting a very healthy number of views.
 
We have had over 100 views of last night's broadcast, tipping our total video views for the series over the 1,000 mark! #tapoetry
Transatlantic Poetry is a unique community of poets writing in (or translating to) English from the Americas, UK, and Europe. We host an innovative series of readings "on air" that bring poets toge...
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Poet, creative writing tutor and part-time employee of the Scottish Parliament.
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Poet and creative writing tutor. Author of The Ambulance Box (Salt Publishing, 2009), Andrew Philip: A Sampler (HappenStance Press, 2008) and Tonguefire (HappenStance Press, 2005). Poems in various magazines and anthologies, including The Best British Poetry 2011 and The Forward Book of Poetry 2010.
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