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What makes a successful poet?

Or should I put it another way: what makes a poet successful?

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Guest — Maggie Sawkins
When I won the Ted Hughes Award for New Work in Poetry in 2014 there was a little glow in my heart for about a year. That's faded ... Read More
Sunday, 22 January 2017 12:50
Guest — Lizzie
Thank you so much for this reminder that there are more than one ways to skin a poem and be a poet.
Sunday, 22 January 2017 14:13
Guest — Nell Nelson
Lizzie, I read this as more than one way to skin a poet -- which also true. Though no skinning today, thank goodness...
Sunday, 22 January 2017 16:13
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THE FEROCITY OF FESTIVALS

When I was young poetry festivals didn’t exist.

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Guest — Fiona Moore
Thanks Nell for supplying some depth and context - local history / local colour - to the festival.
Sunday, 15 March 2015 12:33
Guest — Mandy Haggith
Lovely to meet you there in person at last!
Monday, 16 March 2015 11:17
Guest — Nell Nelson
And you, Mandy -- next time we'll try and do it over a glass. :-)
Monday, 16 March 2015 14:38
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