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A poetry podcast! The producers of Lunar Poetry Podcasts bring you a poem a week, taking you back to the simple joy of having a poem read to you. We aim to provide a mixture of new poems we're discovering, old favourites, current LPP features, and guest poets reading their own work.

A poetry podcast! The producers of Lunar Poetry Podcasts bring you a poem a week, taking you back to the simple joy of having a poem read to you. We aim to provide a mixture of new poems we're discovering, old favourites, current LPP features, and guest poets reading their own work.
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A poetry podcast! The producers of Lunar Poetry Podcasts bring you a poem a week, taking you back to the simple joy of having a poem read to you. We aim to provide a mixture of new poems we're discovering, old favourites, current LPP features, and guest poets reading their own work.

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@apoemaweek

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English


Episodes

Ep.58 - 'Heliolatry' by Astra Papachristodoulou

5/10/2019
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Astra Papachristodoulou reads her poem 'Heliolatry'. For more from Astra: https://www.astranaut.co.uk/ https://www.europeanpoetryfestival.com/ https://twitter.com/HeyAstranaut For more from us: lunarpoetrypodcasts.com/ twitter.com/apoemaweek www.facebook.com/apoemaweekpodcast/ Order 'Why Poetry?': The Lunar Poetry Podcasts Anthology here: vervepoetrypress.com/product/why-poetry/ Episode music is an original composition by Snazzy Rat. You can find more from Snazzy here:...

Duration:00:03:44

Ep.57 - 'A Summer Web' by Morten Langeland

5/5/2019
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Morten Langeland reads 'A Summer Web', a merging of two extracts from the 'Puzzlers' section of his latest pamphlet 'Expect the Baboon' (Sampson & Low 2019). For more from Morten: https://sampsonlow.co/2019/03/25/expect-the-baboon-morten-langeland/ https://www.europeanpoetryfestival.com/ For more from us: lunarpoetrypodcasts.com/ twitter.com/apoemaweek www.facebook.com/apoemaweekpodcast/ Order 'Why Poetry?': The Lunar Poetry Podcasts Anthology here: vervepoetrypress.com/product/why-poetry/...

Duration:00:04:40

Ep.56 - 'Swallow' by Lisa Kiew

4/26/2019
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Lisa Kiew reads her poem 'Swallow', taken from her debut pamphlet 'The Unquiet' (Offord Road Books). For more from Lisa: http://lhhkiew.co.uk/ https://twitter.com/l_kiew https://www.offordroadbooks.co.uk/lisa-kiew For more from us: lunarpoetrypodcasts.com/ twitter.com/apoemaweek www.facebook.com/apoemaweekpodcast/ Order 'Why Poetry?': The Lunar Poetry Podcasts Anthology here: vervepoetrypress.com/product/why-poetry/ Episode music is an original composition by Snazzy Rat. You can find more...

Duration:00:04:01

Ep.55 - 'Confessions in 3/4 Timing' by Gboyega Odubanjo (Read by Peter DeGraft Johnson)

4/19/2019
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Peter DeGraft Johnson aka The Repeat Beat Poet reads 'Confessions in 3/4 Timing' by Gboyega Odubanjo, taken from Gboyega's debut collection 'While I Yet Live' (Bad Betty Press). For more from Gboyega: https://badbettypress.com/while-i-yet-live-gboyega-odubanjo/ https://www.creativesinspace.com/bo-odubanjo For more from us: lunarpoetrypodcasts.com/ twitter.com/apoemaweek www.facebook.com/apoemaweekpodcast/ Order 'Why Poetry?': The Lunar Poetry Podcasts Anthology here:...

Duration:00:05:08

Ep.54 - 'Black Water Side' by Richard Skinner & 'Cragfast' by Iris Colomb

3/16/2019
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In this week's episode Richard Skinner reads his poem 'Black Water Side' taken from his latest collection, The Malvern Aviator (Smokestack Books), this is followed by Iris Colomb reading 'Cragfast', written in response to Richard's poem. Both pieces will appear in the forthcoming 'Original Plus Dub' to be published by Hesterglock Press, 1 May. For more info about the book follow this link: http://www.hesterglock.net/original-plus-dub-anthology.html And to support the crowdfunding campaign go...

Duration:00:06:05

Ep.53 - 'Zero Dawn' by Shelly Harder

2/17/2019
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Shelly Harder reads their poem 'Zero Dawn'. For more from Shelly: https://twitter.com/shellyharder https://hardershelly.wordpress.com/ https://www.baselinepress.ca/remnants-shelly-harder-2018-1/ http://mysmallpresswritingday.blogspot.com/2019/01/shelly-harder-my-small-press-writing-day.html Poets Vs Homelessness event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1315527898572531/ https://twitter.com/PoetsVersus For more from us: lunarpoetrypodcasts.com/ twitter.com/apoemaweek...

Duration:00:07:35

Ep.53 - 'Zero Dawn' by Shelly Harder

2/17/2019
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Shelly Harder reads their poem 'Zero Dawn'. For more from Shelly: https://twitter.com/shellyharder https://hardershelly.wordpress.com/ https://www.baselinepress.ca/remnants-shelly-harder-2018-1/ http://mysmallpresswritingday.blogspot.com/2019/01/shelly-harder-my-small-press-writing-day.html Poets Vs Homelessness event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1315527898572531/ https://twitter.com/PoetsVersus For more from us: lunarpoetrypodcasts.com/ twitter.com/apoemaweek...

Duration:00:07:35

Ep.52 - 'I Never Intended to Get Into Breeding' by Vik Shirley

1/19/2019
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Vik Shirley reads her poem 'I Never Intended to Get Into Breeding'. For more from Vik: https://twitter.com/VikShirley http://vikshirley.com/ For more from us: lunarpoetrypodcasts.com/ twitter.com/apoemaweek www.facebook.com/apoemaweekpodcast/ Order 'Why Poetry?': The Lunar Poetry Podcasts Anthology here: vervepoetrypress.com/product/why-poetry/ Episode music is an original composition by Snazzy Rat. You can find more from Snazzy here: snazzyrat.bandcamp.com/ www.facebook.com/snazzyrat/

Duration:00:03:59

Ep.52 - 'I Never Intended to Get Into Breeding' by Vik Shirley

1/19/2019
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Vik Shirley reads her poem 'I Never Intended to Get Into Breeding'. For more from Vik: https://twitter.com/VikShirley http://vikshirley.com/ For more from us: lunarpoetrypodcasts.com/ twitter.com/apoemaweek www.facebook.com/apoemaweekpodcast/ Order 'Why Poetry?': The Lunar Poetry Podcasts Anthology here: vervepoetrypress.com/product/why-poetry/ Episode music is an original composition by Snazzy Rat. You can find more from Snazzy here: snazzyrat.bandcamp.com/ www.facebook.com/snazzyrat/

Duration:00:03:59

Ep.51 - 'The Malverns' by Bridget Hart

1/12/2019
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Burning Eye editor Bridget Hart reads her poem 'The Malverns'. Photo credit: Rackesh Patel For more from Bridget: https://bridgethart.wordpress.com/ https://twitter.com/beehartyeah https://burningeyebooks.wordpress.com/blog/ For more from us: lunarpoetrypodcasts.com/ twitter.com/apoemaweek www.facebook.com/apoemaweekpodcast/ Order 'Why Poetry?': The Lunar Poetry Podcasts Anthology here: vervepoetrypress.com/product/why-poetry/ Episode music is an original composition by Snazzy Rat. You can...

Duration:00:03:31

Ep.51 - 'The Malverns' by Bridget Hart

1/12/2019
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Burning Eye editor Bridget Hart reads her poem 'The Malverns'. Photo credit: Rackesh Patel For more from Bridget: https://bridgethart.wordpress.com/ https://twitter.com/beehartyeah https://burningeyebooks.wordpress.com/blog/ For more from us: lunarpoetrypodcasts.com/ twitter.com/apoemaweek www.facebook.com/apoemaweekpodcast/ Order 'Why Poetry?': The Lunar Poetry Podcasts Anthology here: vervepoetrypress.com/product/why-poetry/ Episode music is an original composition by Snazzy Rat. You can...

Duration:00:03:31

Ep.50 - 'Spell for Lilith' by Rebecca Tamás

1/6/2019
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Rebecca Tamás reads her poem 'Spell for Lilith', from her collection 'Witch' (Penned in the Margins, 2019). For more from Rebecca: https://twitter.com/RebTamas http://www.pennedinthemargins.co.uk/index.php/books/ For more from us: lunarpoetrypodcasts.com/ twitter.com/apoemaweek www.facebook.com/apoemaweekpodcast/ Order 'Why Poetry?': The Lunar Poetry Podcasts Anthology here: vervepoetrypress.com/product/why-poetry/ Episode music is an original composition by Snazzy Rat. You can find more...

Duration:00:04:09

Ep.50 - 'Spell for Lilith' by Rebecca Tamás

1/6/2019
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Rebecca Tamás reads her poem 'Spell for Lilith', from her collection 'Witch' (Penned in the Margins, 2019). For more from Rebecca: https://twitter.com/RebTamas http://www.pennedinthemargins.co.uk/index.php/books/ For more from us: lunarpoetrypodcasts.com/ twitter.com/apoemaweek www.facebook.com/apoemaweekpodcast/ Order 'Why Poetry?': The Lunar Poetry Podcasts Anthology here: vervepoetrypress.com/product/why-poetry/ Episode music is an original composition by Snazzy Rat. You can find more...

Duration:00:04:09

Ep.49 - 'The Summer of Red Mercedes' by Richard Skinner

12/16/2018
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Richard Skinner reads his poem 'The Summer of Red Mercedes' taken from his collection 'The Malvern Aviator' (Smokestack Books 2018). For more from Richard: https://richardskinner.weebly.com/ https://twitter.com/RichardNSkinner https://twitter.com/VanguardRead https://twitter.com/FaberAcademy For more from us: lunarpoetrypodcasts.com/ twitter.com/apoemaweek www.facebook.com/apoemaweekpodcast/ Order 'Why Poetry?': The Lunar Poetry Podcasts Anthology here:...

Duration:00:03:25

Ep.49 - 'The Summer of Red Mercedes' by Richard Skinner

12/16/2018
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Richard Skinner reads his poem 'The Summer of Red Mercedes' taken from his collection 'The Malvern Aviator' (Smokestack Books 2018). For more from Richard: https://richardskinner.weebly.com/ https://twitter.com/RichardNSkinner https://twitter.com/VanguardRead https://twitter.com/FaberAcademy For more from us: lunarpoetrypodcasts.com/ twitter.com/apoemaweek www.facebook.com/apoemaweekpodcast/ Order 'Why Poetry?': The Lunar Poetry Podcasts Anthology here:...

Duration:00:03:25

Ep.48 - 'Muse' by Hannah Swingler

12/9/2018
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Hannah Swingler reads her poem 'Muse' taken from her debut collection, 'The Dress Has Pockets' (VERVE Poetry Press, 2018). For more from Hannah: https://www.hannahswings.com/about https://twitter.com/HannahSwings For more from us: lunarpoetrypodcasts.com/ twitter.com/apoemaweek www.facebook.com/apoemaweekpodcast/ Order 'Why Poetry?': The Lunar Poetry Podcasts Anthology here: vervepoetrypress.com/product/why-poetry/ Episode music is an original composition by Snazzy Rat. You can find more...

Duration:00:04:14

Ep.48 - 'Muse' by Hannah Swingler

12/9/2018
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Hannah Swingler reads her poem 'Muse' taken from her debut collection, 'The Dress Has Pockets' (VERVE Poetry Press, 2018). For more from Hannah: https://www.hannahswings.com/about https://twitter.com/HannahSwings For more from us: lunarpoetrypodcasts.com/ twitter.com/apoemaweek www.facebook.com/apoemaweekpodcast/ Order 'Why Poetry?': The Lunar Poetry Podcasts Anthology here: vervepoetrypress.com/product/why-poetry/ Episode music is an original composition by Snazzy Rat. You can find more...

Duration:00:04:14

Ep.47 - 'Ghost Money' by Pey Pey Oh

12/2/2018
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Pey Pey Oh reads her poem 'Ghost Money' which is taken from her debut pamphlet 'Pictograph' (Flarestack Books). For more from Pey: https://twitter.com/msiagirl https://www.instagram.com/msiagirl/ http://www.flarestackpoets.co.uk/ For more from us: lunarpoetrypodcasts.com/ twitter.com/apoemaweek www.facebook.com/apoemaweekpodcast/ Order 'Why Poetry?': The Lunar Poetry Podcasts Anthology here: vervepoetrypress.com/product/why-poetry/ Episode music is an original composition by Snazzy Rat. You...

Duration:00:05:05

Ep.47 - 'Ghost Money' by Pey Pey Oh

12/2/2018
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Pey Pey Oh reads her poem 'Ghost Money' which is taken from her debut pamphlet 'Pictograph' (Flarestack Books). For more from Pey: https://twitter.com/msiagirl https://www.instagram.com/msiagirl/ http://www.flarestackpoets.co.uk/ For more from us: lunarpoetrypodcasts.com/ twitter.com/apoemaweek www.facebook.com/apoemaweekpodcast/ Order 'Why Poetry?': The Lunar Poetry Podcasts Anthology here: vervepoetrypress.com/product/why-poetry/ Episode music is an original composition by Snazzy Rat. You...

Duration:00:05:05

Ep.46 - 'Metronome for the Body Rising in Puddles' by Antosh Wojcik

11/25/2018
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Antosh Wojcik reads his poem 'Metronome for the Body Rising in Puddles'. For more from Antosh: http://www.pennedinthemargins.co.uk/index.php/2018/05/rising-star-of-spoken-word-to-bring-drum-solo-for-dementia-to-edinburgh-festival-fringe/ https://twitter.com/antoshwojcik For more from us: lunarpoetrypodcasts.com/ twitter.com/apoemaweek www.facebook.com/apoemaweekpodcast/ Order 'Why Poetry?': The Lunar Poetry Podcasts Anthology here: vervepoetrypress.com/product/why-poetry/ Episode music is an...

Duration:00:04:15