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poem brut #28 – Measurements published 28/02/2018

‘Measurements’ explores repetition and raises the question of how long and how closely can we replicate patterns of words, ideas, structures.

‘Measurements’ explores repetition and raises the question of how long and how closely can we replicate patterns of words, ideas, structures.

Measurements’ explores repetition and raises the question of how long and how closely can we replicate patterns of words, ideas, structures.

In the 28th edition of The Poem Brut series, new poetry by Zakia Carpenter-Hall.

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poem brut #27 – corresponding lyric published 24/02/2018

sharing a birthday with Josef Linke

a cellist who became famous

and even performed in a palace which burned down

In the 27th edition of The Poem Brut series, new poetry by Dan Ivec.

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Second Routine for Other Performer in Screwback Diamante Earrings published 20/02/2018

This is a poem abot [my/your/ ] when I [/you] was dead [/undedd/half ded living with/ ?/]. Coz – I cdnt [get out/ help/simplify].

I [/you] got/get [bored/extremly pleszd/oral thrush] when shed [delete/rewrite/].

But then, I told Miles about playing theze senarios in my head rite, & the other day I was tellin this imaginary girl where to fucking gerroff if I ever saw her – & it was his fucking girlfrend. Ive never even met her.

Is that tenable/justice.

So this is a poem about [delete/ ].

New poetry by Khaled Hakim.

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poem brut #26 – The Diverse Colors of Needlework published 07/02/2018

the word unravels

draw it through

the judge deborah song

In the 26th edition of The Poem Brut series, new poetry by Susanna Crossman.

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Poem Brut #25 – Diphthongs published 02/02/2018

I’m not quite sure what title will fit the images but I was thinking the title could be Diphthongs.

Could you maybe send me the ones you’ve selected so I can see if it fits the title.

Is exploring the visual aspects of the letters and diphthongs.

In the 25th edition of The Poem Brut series, new poetry by Silje Ree.

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Poem Brut #24 – Beard Maps published 22/01/2018

“So you’ve finally made the jump & gotten over those old fears of using a safety razor. Congrats. The question now remains, how to go about achieving that clean, close shave you’ve always wanted? Well to start, it’s time to discover the only map you’ll need for most of your grooming career.”

In the 24th edition of The Poem Brut series, new poetry by Kristian Carlsson.

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Poem Brut #23 – Ten Lines Each Day published 21/01/2018

She
was
formerly
known
as
seekers of lice.

In the 23rd edition of The Poem Brut series, new poetry by Anne Gutt.

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poem brut #22 – Residue of January 14th published 14/01/2018

Form + Form

over

Economy of Desire

In the 22nd edition of The Poem Brut series, new poetry by Ruhi Parmar Amin.

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Poem Brut #21 – shred/redact/approve/curdle published 10/01/2018

shred/
redact/
approve/
curdle

In the 21st edition of The Poem Brut series, new poetry by Mischa Foster Poole.

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Duos #4 – Sometime too hot published 21/12/2017

A sequence of sonnets – calls and responses – which try to take the monologic form of the sonnet and drag it into dialogue.

Each of them starts as a response to a Shakespeare sonnet but often slips from source as the exchange develops its own logic and vocabulary.

In the fourth of the Duos series, new poetry by Emily Critchley / Eric Langley.

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