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poetry / physical (2015), playtime (2018) , pandemonium (2021) from @jonathancape / @chriswellbelove looks after me

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@beehartyeah Alas I don’t but perhaps I can work on some!Thanks for this lovely clip, @CheltLitFest!
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@Andreamsmall Always @alisonLcooper Aw thanks!btw this took less than 5 seconds to correct and it’s vital work to make our virtual learning accessible for everyoneAuto-captioning my lectures is going well. 🦵🏻
Amazing to see @TodBookFest in the @guardianculture Best Online Culture this Autumn love art that critiques/ satirises a very certain kind of English masculinity , so I’m very much enjoying this ne… @heidiwilliamson @HollandAndreaUK @BloodaxeBooks @CafeWriters @whatwereadnow @kostyanaut I’ve registered for it!Readers' notes for the ten collections on the T. S. Eliot Prize shortlist have now been released, for individual re…
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@j_r_appleyard Thanks so much :) xgreat to have a real copy of the first issue of @BragWriters ; here it is, against a grey Mancunian sky good
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'swan' from Andrew McMillan's upcoming collection: Pandemonium. "arms forcing the water away like prising someone…
Retweeted by Andrew McMillan @NzeluWrites shan’tSee you there in an hour🚨 New Poem 🚨 @lithub have today published ‘swan’ , from the new issue of Freeman’s and forthcoming in Pandemonium… @heidiwilliamson @BloodaxeBooks Thanks for writing it! Xa book this year that moved me to tears was @heidiwilliamson ‘s Return by Minor Road; a heartbreaking account of t…’re not bit part players in the UK. We’re all here, we all pay taxes, we all vote, we’re all listening. I think t…
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@SimonCostello13 Thanks Simon!🦢 @write_or_ty thanks so much! @helentookey1 Anthracite or black orchid @helentookey1 Tom Ford!here’s a sneak peek at the minimal contents page for ‘pandemonium’ forthcoming next May 📖 you there tomorrow! brings back happy memories of me and @mj_sprackland setting up @CakePoetry ; eventful times such as the price of… excited for this new magazine by @McrWritingSchl MMU students! Check it out! of a Film, the new @niven_govinden book is here in proof! Thanks so much @SharLovegrove and @dialoguebooks @SharLovegrove @niven_govinden @dialoguebooks Done! So sorry! Will do another one now! @SharLovegrove @niven_govinden @dialoguebooks Sorry just realised your email is visible in that tweet @SharLovegrove Shall I remove
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Retweeted by Andrew McMillanJoin me and @AndrewPoetry for an in-depth discussion of where this novel comes from! Topics include GLAMOUR, FASHIO…
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@Scott_Hadley @brokensleep It’s great! Thanks for writing it!I enjoyed this memoir/philosophical treatise/series of essays by @Scott_Hadley from @brokensleep @jamesliammcd @JoshuaJudson @YorkLitFest Thanks for joining!Last event of the day! Join now - it’s free! We have signed bookplates from @AndrewPoetry winging their way to us.…
Retweeted by Andrew McMillanat a virtual lit fest, for @YorkLitFest ; answering questions as me and @JoshuaJudson read. Come say hi! you there at 5pm! @dogwithoutlegs @MattHaighPoetry What’s that?
@MattHaighPoetry Ah, Poetry Book Society will tend to list each book submitted for consideration for selection eac… @MattHaighPoetry I didn’t know they listed books? @sarahhymas No that’s for somewhere else. 🪑 The grey one I’ve had for 4/5 years. It’s v comfy (though needs an ext… @sarahhymas this one is on its way tho so don’t commit too soon @sarahhymas yes @sarahhymas Made . ComTOMORROW 17 Oct Join @AndrewPoetry whose first collection is the only poetry book to win The Guardian First Book Aw…
Retweeted by Andrew McMillanExcited for all three of these and a particular honour to blurb @kostyanaut“Listen. The rug is wet because/ I stood here” evening at 5pm I’ll be reading some new, never-before-heard poems from the first section of pandemonium at… @Katyemdavies @BoroughPress @HarperCollinsUK @GreeneandHeaton Fabulous to hear @JessGreengrass 😘 @JessGreengrass I’m sure I will! I see your preferred shortlistee from our year on the Sunday Times has already blurbed it 😭and the new novel by great Irish writer Billy O’Callaghan, hitting the shops in January amazing @JessGreengrass new novel which I can’t wait to read, coming out next April recent book arrivals: all the young men, by Ruth Coker Burks, the story of a young single mother at the forefr… @Tess_J_Parker don’t let her fool youfriday
part seven of my eight part poem, ‘swan’; published in this new issue of Freeman’s, themed around love… was great fun judging the @WinPoetryFest competition, over 2500+ poems, of which Lewis, below, turned out to be… a non-debut writer is hard,being a queer writer in a commercial world which might often push you to smooth ou…
@jamesliammcd the poem will be in Freeman's which I highly recommend; and then ultimately in Pandemoniumpart 5 of my 7 part poem about queerness and Matthew Bourne's re-imagining of Swan Lake. The whole thing is in the…
I am not sure all people living outside of the extra measures realise how much harder it’s been not being allowed t…
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Retweeted by Andrew McMillanIt isn’t just that a bunch of northerners can’t go out on the piss. It’s the onset of a long winter with an ever de…
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Retweeted by Andrew McMillan @oliisaac_ Thanks for your great poem! @LewisBuxton93 @jamesliammcd My legacyIt’s crazy that during a pandemic you end up scrolling anxiously through twitter to find out if your city is about…
Read this book over the last couple of days and it’s brilliant- can’t wait for it to be published next year! so far nothing is happening but it’s not happening beautifully in this second instalment of Jon Fosse’s septol… @ForestPoets @BCoidan @WinPoetryFest A great poem! @SimonFMiddleton @WinPoetryFest @LewisBuxton93 Thanks for a brilliant reading of your poem simon! @nickiheinen @WinPoetryFest Thanks for a brilliant poem! @stephenson_pj @WinPoetryFest Such a great poem! Thanks for allowing me to read it @MaryMulhol @WinPoetryFest thanks for your brilliant poem! @gajinwords I'm doing my very best @jamesliammcd That’s very lovely to hear! Keep writing! X @gajinwords oh wow! A collectors item! @Concordmoose @WinPoetryFest oh no! Hope you feel better soon! Thanks for your brilliant poem x @THopkinsPoet @WinPoetryFest @BenVerinder @stephenson_pj @mermanpoet @MaryMulhol @jamesliammcd @TamsinHopkins @SpiroPoetry @WinPoetryFest I don't need telling twice! @mermanpoet @HMTruscott @WinPoetryFest a great reading Serge, thankyou! @ToutoungiC @WinPoetryFest thanks so much for your brilliant poem! @jamesliammcd @WinPoetryFest @LewisBuxton93 huge congratulations! @lcpalmerpoet @WinPoetryFest @clairecollison1 @LewisBuxton93 thanks so much for the poem! @elenacroitoru @WinPoetryFest thanks so much for your poemCongratulations to all the poets in this afternoon's @WinPoetryFest Prize event; what a wonderful bunch of poems and poets!. @GodzillaKent and @brokensleep have been doing great things for poetry; I'm hoping he has a speedy recovery x @steve_bamlett 😇Moved some things around in the house and reminded how much I love this piece by Judith Brotman called ‘Life in Pro… to hear some wonderful poetry this afternoon you all there!!