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20 Years Ago

In this photo by Eric Richmond, taken in 1993-4, I am listening to a child read her poem to me during a workshop I was giving at the Poetry Society in London.

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Basia’s Birthday Present

It is always interesting to find one’s work cited in a piece of academic research literature. Basia’s Birthday Present (a short story of mine) is mentioned in The Representation of the Ethnic and Cultural ‘Other’ in Primary School Textbooks – A Comparative Case Study … Continue reading

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Back in the Day

I came across this photograph of me talking to teachers on an inservice day.  Sadly I can’t remember where or when.

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More poems added

I have added some more poems to the Poems to Read link

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Welcome to this site

I hope you will enjoy exploring my newly designed poetry site  

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