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IF I DON'T MAKE MY MEANING PLAIN

'Oh now I have hit it,' said Don Quixote; 'thou wouldst say thou art so docile, tractable, and gentle that thou wilt take what I say to thee, and submit to what I teach thee.'

Except there are many Sancho-Panza Poets who won't.

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THE WORD ON THE GRATTON STREET

Have you forgotten the Sphinx FEATURES AND INTERVIEWS section of the website? Check out latest interview with pamphlet publisher, Ian Davidson.

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Frances Cornford needed in November

 

Thick snow here, as most of the east coast of the UK. What's needed is a bit of Frances Cornford:

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WISDOM COMES WITH WINTERS

Or so, allegedly, said Oscar Wilde. As snow gusts past my window, so does the flurry of tasks for this morning.

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TAKE YOUR PICADOR!

Gill Andrews, author of The Thief, has been shortlisted for the 2010 Picador Poetry Prize. But that's not all.

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY!

It is Alan Hill's birthday today and it is also the official publication date of his pamphlet No Biography.

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