Poems/prose

Some non-blog prose:

‘Mirror Cracked: The Two Souls of Machado de Assis’, the TLS  (23 Oct 2018)

‘Best Book of 1921’ Granta online (22 Dec 2018)

‘The Ethics of Perspective’ Poetry London (February 2019)

Some previously published poems:

‘from The White Jumper’; The Poetry Review (Winter 2018)

‘The Seven Dreams of Richard Spencer’: London Review of Books (27 September 2018)

‘Holy Man’: Granta 143 (Spring 2018)

‘Air freshener’ and ‘I leave you at your work’: The Scores (Issue 4)

‘SAY’: The Poetry Review (Winter, 2017), shortlisted for the Forward Prize for Best Single Poem (listen to it here)

‘Bee Glue’: Poem of the Week in The Guardian

8 poems (‘Alliance’, ‘Diyarbakır’, ‘Particulars’, ‘Remembering’, ‘Meadowsweet’, ‘From ‘The Ark’: III’, ‘Glass Case’) in Ambit 229

‘Eyewitness Travel’ and ‘Self-portrait in front of a small mirror’: And Other Poems (June 2017)

‘Fancy’: Butcher’s Dog issue 9 (June 2017)

‘Anecdote’, ‘Squib’ and ‘Paradise Lost: Book IX’: The Literateur (March 2017)

‘Halo 2’ and ‘Justine‘: The Poetry Review (Winter, 2016)

‘Of All Those Pasts’: The White Review (December, 2016; not viewable on phones/tablets)

‘A shrinking in the memory’; ‘Mother’s Country’: The Rialto (87)

‘Self-portrait in front of a small mirror’: The Rialto (86)

‘The gull…’:  Birdbook IV (Sidekick Books, 2016)

‘To my goddaughter’: New Boots and Pantisocracies (Smokestack Books, 2016)

5 poems after Edward Thomas: The Manchester Review (Issue 13)

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from The Rialto 87