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Jackie Wills
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Poet and freelance writer
Poet and freelance writer

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Dolly Parton's most famous song, Jolene, sends my cat running from the room. Is it my singing along? Or is the song just not species appropriate? Too much a reminder of the human world?
Jolene - a taste for country
Jolene - a taste for country
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When possibility and reality meet and make something happen behind your back
Towards the sea
Towards the sea
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After all the coming and going of post-school years, of trips to and from student flats with car loads of bedding and pans, a new family is emerging
Is the family mending?
Is the family mending?
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Days roll away like mercury at this time of year, waiting for the next one to start, wondering what's coming up...
Between years
Between years
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Change and hearing the voices of the present.
The snowy past
The snowy past
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American poet Kwame Dawes explains if a poem doesn't work the problem is with how it sounds. I am revisiting my own work now I've re-joined a choir.
Singing again
Singing again
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The trope about synonyms is all the words for types of snow, or rain, that may or may not exist in certain languages. The thing about synonyms for the word 'woman' is they are constantly being invented. The history of 'woman' represents a history of misogyny.
More words for women than anyone can imagine
More words for women than anyone can imagine
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How the plurality of languages in the Caribbean distances its poetry from the colonial centre of empire
The bass says more than words can
The bass says more than words can
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Can poets answer questions about land and climate change?
Whose land is our land?
Whose land is our land?
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What does it mean to break rules? Or has it become a marketing cliche?
The bin says break the rules
The bin says break the rules
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