The Cold Tap Sings

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LOST BOYS SLEEP FOREVER


All the feels for this Derek Jarman poem stapled to page one of my second-hand copy of Modern Nature.

SMALL THINGS


I hadn’t written a poem in ages and it was starting to smart. And then this happened. Sometimes all you need to do is drink wine in the rain. 

CLOUDSCAPES

‘They’re one of the most beautiful, iconic pictures of what being on Earth is.’

EVERY DAY IS A JOURNEY

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328 years ago today Bashō set off on the narrow road to the deep north. His eponymous travelogue is one of my favourite books of all time.

READING IS FREEFALL

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A collection of twenty-two chapbooks whose order is unfixed and whose topics are various.

Reading can be freefall.

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First chapbook picked by choice, the rest at random.

  1. Pronoun Envy
  2. Variations on the Right to Remain Silent
  3. Candor
  4. L.A.
  5. Zeusbits
  6. Cassandra Float Can
  7. 108 (flotage)
  8. By Chance the Cycladic People
  9. Stacks
  10. Eras of Yves Klein
  11. Nelligan
  12. The Dessignated Mourner
  13. Powerless Structures Fig. II (Sanne)
  14. Maintenance
  15. Good Dog I, II and III
  16. Possessive User as Drink (Me)
  17. How to Like “If I Told Him: A Completed Portrait of Picasso” by Gertrude Stein
  18. Merry Christmas from Hegel
  19. Uncle Falling
  20. Wildly Constant
  21. Contempts
  22. Pinplay

Commenced 30th December 2016
Completed 23rd January 2017