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Only In St Leonards: A Year On The Marina

A new book of poetry by Brian Docherty, Only In St. Leonards: A Year On The Marina, (Special Sorts Press, 2017) will be available soon from St. Michaels Hospice, Upper Maze Hill in St. Leonards. This is a signed, limited edition book of new poems, as a fundraiser for the Hospice. 

Posted 17:36 Wednesday, Oct 25, 2017 In: Poetry Tags: Brian Docherty Only in St Leonards: A Year On the Marina St Michael’s Hospice
John D Robinson July B&W portrait

Holy&intoxicated Series 4

Life long Hastings-ite and poet, John D. Robinson has produced Series 4 of his Holy&intoxicated Publications Poetry Card Series. Following in the footsteps of the previous Series, John says that Number 4 is “firing full power on all 5 cylinders, with high calibre poetry”. Zelly Restorick asks John about his poetry initiative. 

Posted 08:09 Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 In: Poetry Tags: A D Winans Arthur Graham Bradford Middleton Holy&intoxicated Publications John D Robinson Paul Tristram
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The Smallhythe Trio

Lesbians. Suffragettes. Dramatists. L.G.B.T. Poet Laureate Trudy Howson explores, through poetry and prose, the Smallhythe Trio: Edith Craig, Christopher St John and Clare Atwood.

Posted 05:57 Saturday, May 27, 2017 In: Poetry Tags: Carla Danella Clare Atwood Edith Craig. Christopher St John L.G.B.T. Poet Laureate 2106-2109 Smallhyteh Trio Smallhythe Place susannah mayor Trudy Howson
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Two poems by Brian Docherty

STRANGER ON THE SHORE

Posted 17:50 Friday, May 26, 2017 In: Poetry Tags: Again Brian Docherty in My Dreams Penniless Press poetry Stranger on the Shore
Gerald Nicosia.

Five poems from Poetry Cards, Series 3

for Lenore Kandel (1932-2009)

Posted 16:53 Wednesday, Apr 5, 2017 In: Poetry Tags: Alan Catlin Gerald Nicosia Holy & intoxicated John D Robinson Martin Appleby poetry cards Rob Plath
Hastings - town with a history.

A Tribute to Hastings 2016

By Bruce Nicol

Posted 18:32 Thursday, Oct 20, 2016 In: Poetry Tags: Bruce Nicol James Bacon old town poetry competition
Original illustration by Jonathan Adie.

Cowboy hats and railways

Local poet John D Robinson has published a new collection of poems entitled Cowboy Hats & Railways; two of the poems appear below. The book is available either as a free PDF from Scars Publications or as a perfect bound paperback at £8.88 from Amazon.

Posted 10:18 Friday, Oct 14, 2016 In: Poetry Tags: Cowboy hats and railways John D Robinson Scars Publications The Peeking Cat The Rusty Truck
These are two of the poems contributed by John Robinson to the 2016 48th Street Press Broadside Series. Portrait of John by local artist Jon Adie.

By John Robinson

Posted 12:30 Tuesday, Jul 5, 2016 In: Poetry Tags: 48th Street Press John Robinson Jon Adie On My Father's Side Same For You Same For Me
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