Category Archives: surrealism

what is poetry

I have just watched an episode of New Tricks, in which a trio of ex-cops investigate cold cases; this one was about poetry. In an earlier blog I wrote about the post Hopkins/Yeats/Eliot/Dylan Thomas madness, the irrationality of the drug-taking … Continue reading

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tell me a story

We’re hearing this a lot, in support of the worth of art nowadays. The narrative thread is much examined; hopefully soon enough some commentator will be able to step away from the imperative of their generation & get involved in … Continue reading

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