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Spring Journal

My new pamphlet 'Spring Journal' has just been published by Rack Press and will be available to order on 9th January from the Rack Press Poetry website or to buy directly (at a later date) at the London Review Bookshop, Bury Place, London WC1.

Other poets published in Rack's latest series of pamphlets are Denise Saul, Martina Evans, and Michele Roberts.

The launch is on Thursday 26th January, 18.30 - 21.00 (readings from 19.00), at The Marchmont Centre, 62 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N 1AB. Admission is free and refreshments will be provided.

Haiku: Issa's Untidy Hut


Poetry Reading List 2011


Tony Hoagland, Unincorporated Persons in the Late Honda Dynasty
Gillian Clarke, A Recipe for Water (reread)
Sinead Morrisey, The State of the Prisons (reread)
Tony Hoagland, What Narcissism Means To Me


Ian Hamilton, Collected Poems
Jo Shapcott, Of Mutability
Stevie Smith, Selected Poems (reread)
Jo Shapcott, Electroplating the Baby (reread)
Robert Hass, The Apple Trees at Olema: New & Selected Poems
Adam Zagajewski, Mysticism for Beginners (reread)
Adam Zagajewski, Canvas (reread)
Robert Creeley, Collected Poems 1945-75


Robert Hass, The Apple Trees at Olema: New & Selected Poems (contd.)
Robert Creeley, Collected Poems 1945-75 (contd.)
Robert Wells, Lusus
Geoffrey Hill, Without Title (reread)
Adam Zagajewski, Eternal Enemies
Adam Zagajewski, Without End: New & Selected Poems
David Harsent, Night
Charles Simic, A Wedding in Hell


Christopher Reid, A Scattering (reread)
The Best American Poetry 1998, ed. John Hollander
Charles Boyle, House of Cards
Charles Simic, Selected P…