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100 Meters; Dead

By Richard Downes / 2023-01-25
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My dreams took me back to an early death last night before taking a surreal turn. I’ll tell you my dreams if you tell me

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The Hirsel Estate, 2022 (the grass is always greener)

By Ellen Renton / 2023-01-17
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I often take photos, and realise when I look at them on a bigger screen after the fact, that they are unnaturally bright. This especially

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Fox Loves Foxgloves

By Richard Downes / 2023-01-12
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This one was commissioned by Elinor Rowland’s Magical Women magazine where i was ensconced as an Artist in Solidarity. The commission was to write in

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Declaration 28; No Safe Way Forward

By Richard Downes / 2022-12-30
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Article 28 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

Everyone is entitled to a social and international order in which the rights and freedoms set

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Corona 10; Race – The Virus

By Richard Downes / 2022-12-22
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Race – The Virus

In South Korea
They were Covid free
Washed hands wore masks
Were orderly

Their lock down locked up
Then

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Christmas Identity Crisis

By Reanna - One Inky Queer / 2022-12-21
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Here’s a poem I wrote last year, in another lockdown with derailed festive plans, to be read to all the same songs that are stuck

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Strength

By Milly Grimshaw / 2022-12-08
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Sitting in this old chair, my body aches through my bones beyond repair.

The morphine barely works anymore, but I’m on the highest level I

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People; Bombshell during Lock Down

By Richard Downes / 2022-12-06
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We couldn’t buy birthday cards during lock down. I had been collecting post cards for training sessions. Most of these I picked up at

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The Together! 2012 Pop-Up Poetry Club: “The Moon”

By Together_2012 / 2022-12-06
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The Together! 2012 Pop-Up Poetry Club offers a FREE weekly poetry workshop for Disabled people from 10:30am to 12noon on Wednesday mornings. We read, write,

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Juice; A Flying Gold Fish

By Richard Downes / 2022-12-05
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In response to Yoko Ono’s Drinking Piece For Orchestra from her 60’s book of instructions Grapefruit. Be a friend and share your dreams and

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