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Poetry nonsense no. 1 – the double dactyl

As the summer season silliness sets in we would like to share some examples of various forms of nonsense poetry, beginning with the “double dactyl”. A dactyl on its own is a metrical pattern made up of one stressed syllable … Continue reading

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Good with Children and Dogs – Jan Dean an itinerant poet.

  Jan Dean is by her own admission an ‘itinerant poet, good with children and dogs’. She says that, ‘Being a poet isn’t a job. It’s who you are. It’s to do with a way of seeing the world – … Continue reading

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