Finding Al Alvarez

A couple of weeks ago I was in London. A sweltering, tourist crowded, sweaty, dirty London.  I jumped on the … More

Epics on a Global scale

‘Milton’s Paradise Lost and Seamus Heaney’s Translation of Beowulf have been neglected. My new challenge is to work on finishing … More

Poetry Challenge 2013

The poetry challenge A year ago today I was planning my poetry challenge. As a reluctant poetry reader the challenge … More