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The Dylan Thomas International Prize

The Dylan Thomas International Prize, sponsored by Swansea University, was launched at an event hosted by the Secretary of State for Wales, the Rt. Hon. David Jones MP in 2014. The International Dylan Thomas Prize, which is the largest literary … Continue reading

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Is this Art?

Last night I went to my local pub and I noticed that over the bar were several small picture frames of various sizes with poems, quotations, wise thoughts etc, all typed on what was possibly the very first Remington trypewriter … Continue reading

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Do you see?

Do you see the darkening of the clouds above? Do you see humankind embracing hatred instead of love? Do you see the darkness taking away the light? Do you see evil becoming epitomised as what is right? Do you see … Continue reading

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The Weed and the Worm

Go build your cities fine and build them high. Roll out your concrete blanket over the hills. Push up commercial temples to the sky, The great God progress granted you the skills. Go build your plastic palaces of fun, And … Continue reading

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The Queen poem

I have a fairly large collection of poetry books that I’ve collected over the years ranging from the well known poets, like Wordsworth, to little known poets such as Ella Wheeler Wilcox and Henry Lawson. It’s a poem by Henry … Continue reading

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