Poem

'Plagiarism Dreams', a new poem by Fiona Hile

Fiona Hile
Sunday, 19 January 2014

We met at the end of the party
when all the lights were fouled
with drink and even the self-titled
Ouzo Animal was yawning in protest

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'St Kilda Beach', a new poem by Louis Armand

Louis Armand
Sunday, 19 January 2014

The day the UFO stopped below the esplanade,
they interrupted the war for an ad break.

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'You', a new poem by Ali Alizadeh

Ali Alizadeh
Sunday, 19 January 2014

You walked with me

that day, or night, I wasn’t walking
perhaps, maybe I wasn’t me

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'Skogskyrkogården', a new poem by Alyson Miller

Alyson Miller
Sunday, 19 January 2014

In the half-light, we walk through woodlands that keep lost
children and old stones, shadowed by pines that seem to breathe
small prayers into the wind. Joggers weave silently around
tombstones like night creatures and we stare at them like ex-

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'Doppeldanger', a new poem by John F. Buckley and Martin Ott

John F. Buckley & Martin Ott
Friday, 17 January 2014

Scoring forty-nine flesh wounds in sixty-five episodes, federal agent Mark Sterling
and Soviet superspy Vladimir Volkov faced off in five seasons of Checkmate!,
cheeky Cold War television thriller, two foes united in mutual personal respect
and marrow-deep loathing for the ideals of the other. Who could have known

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'Your Paintings', a new poem by Lucy Dougan

Lucy Dougan
Thursday, 28 November 2013

More and more I live with your paintings
or more precisely the moment
you first saw them and chose them:
the red bird sitting in

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'Crying on cue', a new poem by Anthony Lynch

Anthony Lynch
Thursday, 28 November 2013

An American wannabe child star
told the workshop of his still-born
brother. How his mother had said
the lost one, endlessly cast in a silent

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'Yellow', a new poem by Felicity Plunkett

Felicity Plunkett
Wednesday, 27 November 2013
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In their crucibles they attempt a new kind of tea
every day, usually through a combination of
Methods, such as the fox method, the hydrangea
method and the sunlight method this is a colour-

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'Descending Geese at Katada', a new poem by Paula Bohince

Paula Bohince
Wednesday, 27 November 2013

As flown from orange sunset, over mountain-
shaded sea, at eventide. As boats
are drawn in, sails begin to undress, or arrive anxious,
fully bare-masted. Fishermen navigate reeds

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