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What can reading poetry do for you?

Study of Brain Activation by Poetry and Prose Last November I read an interesting article that pointed at some research, which I’m glad to say indicated that science is finally catching up with the stuff that we poets (I include … Continue reading

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On The Move

In my last blog post, I alluded to the fact that I was considering moving my blog/site away from wordpress.com to a self hosted alternative. With any luck this move will take place before my next scheduled post is published … Continue reading

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Back In The Saddle – Again…

Again…(Ab)Normal service to be resumed Soon(ish) The last few months of 2014 was one big shit-storm for me and my family. Which resulted in the-wheels-sorta falling-off-my-bus and to say that I lost my mojo/motivation, would be a gross understatement. It’s now a … Continue reading

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Announcement

Following the death of a close family member, I’m putting my blogging and publishing projects on-hold temporarily and until further notice. I apologize to all of you whose poems I’ve shortlisted for inclusion in 21st Century Verse. This book will … Continue reading

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All Said & Done – Anniversary Post

All Said & Done is 2 years old today!! To celebrate, both the Kindle & print versions will be reduced in price on Amazon for the next 7 Days! So get-in quick and grab a bargain. The rest of this … Continue reading

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The Farting Contest – as published in Anon

The Farting Contest  (Anon) I’ll tell you a story that is sure to please, Of a great farting contest at Burton-on-Tees Where all the best arses paraded the field, To compete in a contest for various shields. Some tighten their … Continue reading

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Take Your Poet To Work Day – Part 2

On Tuesday I posted about Tweetspeak’s Take Your Poet To Work Day and how I intended to take Edgar Allan Poe to work with me. Here’s Ed’ riding the handlebars of my bike on my commute to work yesterday morning. … Continue reading

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Take Your Poet To Work Day

I’m taking Edgar Allan Poe to work tomorrow and it’s not very often I get to say those words. Once a year for the last 2 years to be precise. In case your thinking that I’ve completely lost the plot … Continue reading

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