Poets write the past: interview

One of my questions on the Creative Histories of Witchcraft project is: How do poets write the past? My question led me to re-read the pamphlet ‘Eva & George: Sketches in Pen and Brush’ by Abegail Morley.  Morley’s biographical poem sequence is set in Weimar Germany and tells the story of satirical artist George Grosz … Continue reading Poets write the past: interview


Crap Magic

Ask any of my friends and family who have young children: I love nothing better than demonstrating my one and only magic trick. I think it's a good trick, because the props and situation required - a fork, a napkin, a mealtime - are based on a situation where kids are always bored. Everyone else … Continue reading Crap Magic