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Welcome to The Poetry Show - a weekly podcast that aims to take that thing you hated in school and transform it into something exciting, interesting and relatable.

Welcome to The Poetry Show - a weekly podcast that aims to take that thing you hated in school and transform it into something exciting, interesting and relatable.
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Welcome to The Poetry Show - a weekly podcast that aims to take that thing you hated in school and transform it into something exciting, interesting and relatable.

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English


Episodes

Episode 26: Fear

5/8/2017
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The Pod Poets are joined by special guest Neil Cathan. This week the topic of discussion is Fear. So come on, listen to this show, there's nothing to be afraid of! Poems Used: Rose Drew; 'Woman Kind' Alan Gillott; 'There Is A Reason' and 'As Romans Go' Laurence O'Reilly; 'Fear' and 'I Learnt About Fear Early On' By Don Walls Neil Cathan; 'You're Not Gonna Hurt Me, Right?' and 'Fear'

Duration:00:33:31

Episode 24: Hidden Languages

4/24/2017
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Lucy Furlong is back this week to talk about Hidden Languages. Listen now to hear poems and poetic discussion! Poems Used: Rose Drew; 'The Polish Embassy' Lucy Furlong; 'I Fell In Love With An Emoticon' Alan Gillott; 'Embarrassed' and 'Would You Be So Kind' Laurence O'Reilly; 'What We Didn't Say And Exactly What We Meant'

Duration:00:38:18

Episode 22: Pets

4/10/2017
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Join The Pod Poets for a poetic discussion on the theme of Pets. Poems Used: Rose Drew; 'Soft Satan' and 'Off The Leash' Alan Gillott; 'His Name Was Cocky' and 'Cat Like Tred' Laurence O'Reilly; 'Pet Hates'

Duration:00:30:05

Episode 21: Seasons

4/3/2017
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Join The Pod Poets for an episode devoted to the topic of Seasons. The Poets share their own poems and take time to discuss their meanings. Have any topic ideas? Send them in! Poems Used: Rose Drew; 'After The Storm', 'September' and 'Blush' Alan Gillott; 'Fall Suspended' and 'Beverley' Laurence O'Reilly; 'Winter'

Duration:00:25:26

Episode 20: Conflict Resolution

3/27/2017
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For this episode, the theme is Conflict Resolution! Listen to The Pod Poets share and discuss the meanings behind their own poems. Poems Used: Rose Drew - 'Parking Lot' Alan Gillott - 'Realisation' and 'New World' Laurence O'Reilly - 'Office Bullying'

Duration:00:30:07

Episode 19: Homelessness

3/20/2017
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For this episode, The Pod Poets have a discussion about the topic of homelessness. Poems Used: Rose Drew; 'Season Tickets' and 'The Upturned Collar' Alan Gillott; 'My Cell' Charli Goodfellow; 'Becky' Laurence O'Reilly; 'On Lifting A Depression' by Don Walls and 'For Peter' by Don Walls

Duration:00:36:17

Episode 18: Dreams

3/13/2017
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Have you been dreaming about another episode of The Poetry Show? Listen now as The Pod Poets discuss the theme of 'Dreams'. Poems Used: Rose Drew; 'Hammerfall' Alan Gillott; 'Dreams' and 'No Dreams' Charli Goodfellow; 'When I Mention I Have A Brother' Laurence O'Reilly; 'Reviewing My Dreams'

Duration:00:28:29

Episode 17: Work

3/6/2017
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Join The Pod Poets this week as they are joined by special guest Steve Nash. This time they show their poetic expertise in a discussion revolving around the theme of 'Work'. Poems Used: Rose Drew - 'Naming The Parts' Alan Gillott - 'The Programmer' Charli Goodfellow - 'Beside The Blonde' Steve Nash - 'The Myth Gatherers'

Duration:00:29:38

Episode 16: History

2/27/2017
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This week The Pod Poets have a special guest, this time in the form of Steve Nash. The theme is on History, so sit back and relax with some poetic discussion. Poems Used: Rose Drew; 'Sugar Plantation' Alan Gillott; 'Restoration' Charli Goodfellow; 'Grandparents Hand-Me-Downs' Steve Nash; 'Forklands and Flying Penguins'

Duration:00:27:20

Episode 15: Forgiveness

2/20/2017
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This week The Pod Poets are back in full force to discuss this week's theme of Forgiveness. Poems Used- Rose Drew; 'The Perfect Dress' Alan Gillott; 'Two Days After' Charli Goodfellow; 'Hey Prodigal'

Duration:00:18:59

Episode 14: Humour

2/13/2017
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The Pod Poets are back this week with a very special guest! Yes, Kate Fox has returned for another episode of The Poetry Show. Listen in as this week, the theme is Humour! Poems Used: Rose Drew- I Slip Into Short Shorts Too Many Singles Devotion Alan Gillott- Imperceptible Kate Fox- Etiquette Small Girlfriends

Duration:00:33:50

Episode 13: Northernness

2/6/2017
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This week Rose, Laurence and Alan (the Pod Poets) are joined by the lovely (northern) Kate Fox. Listen in to this special episode on the theme of Northernness.

Duration:00:33:20

Episode 11: Technology

1/23/2017
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The Pod Poets are as a three this week as they give poetic discussion on the theme of 'Technology'. Poems Used: Rose Drew- 1. Disconnection 2. Rose and Cleverbot Alan Gillott- 1. Two Up 2. What Will I Remember Laurence O'Reilly- 1. Shy People (YouTube Closed Captions) 2. Laurence and Cleverbot

Duration:00:33:53

Episode 10: Isolation

1/16/2017
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This week the Pod Poets are down to 3 yet they still come together for this weeks theme of Isolation and discuss their own poems about the theme.

Duration:00:36:10

Episode 8: Beauty (Christmas Break)

12/19/2016
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This week our beautiful Pod Poets come together to discuss the poetic theme of Beauty. What do you think of when you hear beauty? Listen to the poets own views… The Poetry Show will be back on the 9th January 2017. Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from The Pod Poets.

Duration:00:29:22

Episode 7: Prejudice

12/12/2016
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This week The Pod Poets share poetic discussion on the theme of Prejudice.

Duration:00:35:12

Episode 6: Travel

12/9/2016
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This week our Pod Poets are back in full force talking about the theme of Travel.

Duration:00:29:00

Episode 5: Ghosts

12/5/2016
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Join our pod poets for a super spooky edition of The Poetry Show. This week the poets are down a member but the show continues, listen as they go over the scarily interesting theme of Ghosts.

Duration:00:34:18

Episode 4: Religion

12/2/2016
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This week The Pod Poets are without Laurence but still they get together to talk about this weeks theme, Religion. Each poet share their work that gives unique views and standpoints on one of the most diverse topics to appear on The Poetry Show. Della did not make the comments about religion, Rose did, to a rude woman. But Rose talks so quickly that might not be clear!

Duration:00:36:59

Episode 3: Childhood Memories

11/28/2016
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This week The Pod Poets are down one member but the show must go on. Childhood is this weeks theme, join the poets as they reminisce about childhood. Poems Used: http://poetry.show/poems/3

Duration:00:34:44