Category Archives: Manhattan Repentance

Science and Poetry

Being a scientist, writing poetry inevitably intersects with scientific knowledge and language. This can make it more difficult to understand in an everyday context. The notion of difficult poetry as “thought provoking poems that would make the readers think and … Continue reading

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Reading at the Mokaba Bar, Whangarei

New Zealand National Poetry Day is Friday 16th August, and once again Whangarei celebrated early with readings at the Mokaba Bar today. I read poems spread over two slots. The poems are all unpublished and included “shell”, “Manhattan Repentance”, “Advice … Continue reading

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Reading at the Thirsty Dog, Auckland

Poetry Live has regular performances and open mike at theThirsty Dog on the K. Road in Auckland.I read three poems, “My Lover is a Rainstorm”, “Amelia” and “Manhattan Repentance”.

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