A Poetry Archive recording by

Velma Pollard

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These poems come from a special recording for the Poetry Archive:

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    "Remembering Washington DC"

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    "After Cages"

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    "Belize Suite"

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    "To Gran … And No Farewell"

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    "Conversation"

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    "Caret Bay I"

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    "Caret Bay II"

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    "At Raw, Sunday"

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    "Conversation (Again?)"

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    "The Best Philosophers I Know Can’t Read And Write"

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    "Marine Turtle"

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    "Bird"

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    "Beware the Naked Man Who Offers You a Shirt"

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    "Portobello"

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    "Montserrat"

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    "At The Hortobagy Near Debrecen"

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    "Trento IV: On the corner"

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    "Cut Language!"

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    "It Is The Dying Time"

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    "War Child"

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    "Messiah"

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    "While the Sap Flows"

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    "Country Music"

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    "After Lamour"

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    "Lethal Yellowing"

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    "Ego"

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    "Not in the Loo"

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    "Caret Bay (again?)"

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    "Estate Home"

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    "Roads"


Select bibliography

  • Crown Point and Other Poems, Peepal Tree Press, 1988
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  • Shame Trees Don't Grow Here, Peepal Tree Press, 1992
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  • The Best Philosophers I Know Can't Read or Write, Mango Publishing, 2001
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  • Leaving Traces, Peepal Tree Press, 2008
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  • And Caret Bay Again: New and Selected Poems, Peepal Tree Press, 2012
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  • Velma Pollard reading from her poems, The Poetry Archive 2012
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