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“Heart of Adonis”

HEART OF ADONIS Gored fatally by wild, rampaging life, I lay dying beneath a sheltering laurel; My shepherd’s heart bleeding out pulse by pulse. Alas, no Aphrodite to transform these drops Into sweet-scented roses: love’s incarnation. My life-blood drops onto … Continue reading

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The NPR Poetry Games Victor Crowned!

A hearty congratulations to South African poet, Mbali Vilakazi for being crowned the victor in The National Public Radio’s Poetry Games for her poem ‘Swim Your Own Race’.  View her winning poem here.  

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Olympic Park Poetry

Check out these six photos of poetic works on public display at the Olympic Park, London. See Guardian photo gallery here.  The ones etched into wood kind of have a giant Ikea box feel to them and brings back childhood … Continue reading

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