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WHO HAS SEEN THE EARWORM?

Waking to the wind gusting the trees outside the window, I thought of Christina Rossetti.

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Guest — Frances Corkey Thompson
This is one of the poems from my childhood that I still hold, in its entirety, in my mind. I used to say the poem to my children, ... Read More
Sunday, 19 October 2014 13:26
Guest — Nell Nelson
I like 'Who has seen the earthworms?' Now if I'd only thought of that... Isn't it lovely when two people remember the same poem ... Read More
Sunday, 19 October 2014 15:20
Guest — Tristan Moss
I think the word 'earworm' carries a negative connotation, and I'm not sure using it about a line in a poem one loves or cannot fo... Read More
Sunday, 19 October 2014 22:11
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WHAT GOES WRONG WITH POEMS (1)

Week one of the July submissions window is over already.

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Guest — Peter Daniels
I remember (hah!) a workshop somewhere (Poetry Business, maybe) with a writing exercise to start off "I remember..." and keep writ... Read More
Sunday, 07 July 2013 16:09
Guest — Nell Nelson
Great trick, that. I like it a LOT.
Sunday, 07 July 2013 16:24
Guest — Helen Clare
Generally speaking I do find 'I remember' a bit clunky, but I love this poem by Eavan Boland. http://www.mindspring.com/~mlmcc/Re... Read More
Tuesday, 09 July 2013 10:03
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