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'Likely the mostly widely read living poet in Ireland', The Stinging Fly magazine. 'the sinister fringe's bard in residence', Rabble.ie

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The Survivor. A poem by Kevin Higgins #writing the #coronavirus #covid19 together #poetry https://t.co/rQuVTVWK4R
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetA Strange Plague. A poem by Francis Edwards #writing the #coronavirus #covid19 together #poetry https://t.co/5YOrmo3iRX
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetAnother day. A poem by Sacha Hutchinson #writing the #coronavirus #covid19 together #poetry https://t.co/JwczS3u9LF
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetThe Artist's Way. A poem by Kate Ennals #writing the #coronavirus #covid19 together #poetry https://t.co/sp8ZVxBfcN
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetToday in Ballymacool. A poem by Deirdre Hines #writing the #coronavirus #covid19 together #poetry https://t.co/A2vC2Urfbb
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetIsolation. A poem by Ms Alison Black https://t.co/0VrBExMrBE
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetI've written critically about the police for decades. Listening to the dreary Gemma whine, I feel immense sympathy… https://t.co/VbDmglUMgW
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetThe Advent of Mr. Nothing https://t.co/JCkWSLKIViToday is #WorldHealthDay. In these difficult times it is more important than ever to appreciate our health workers… https://t.co/iTRv0W2yX6
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetWhere would I be without ex-Stickie/Workers Party journalists, who still think the Iraq war was a great idea, going… https://t.co/dguiFajkuzKier Hardly https://t.co/A94GRUA9DO https://t.co/vxVaRGdaAQ
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poet#postivethoughtfortheday No.1 At least @michaelgove is still (technically) alive (for now) #poem 'The Thing from Pl… https://t.co/Hqmck3xfZ8Outrageous decision by British (In)Justice-Proceeding with #Assange extradition & keeping him in prison in a pandem… https://t.co/17xu8zLxrL
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poet#poem 'The Advent of Mr Nothing' https://t.co/JCkWSLKIVi @MartinDoyleIT @Culturesmatter @wallacemick @lukeminghttps://t.co/Awm0NBCQNcThank you for all your submissions. We are sorry to announce we have a bit of a backlog and hope to post them all t… https://t.co/YKSxPe8k1s
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetAlternatively, please boycott The Sun until its driven out of existence so amoral hacks like Tom can no longer use… https://t.co/opfukt0DVh
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetNow my time as Labour's Shadow Justice Secretary has ended, below are 25 of the policies I am most proud of develop… https://t.co/qFVMjmoUjh
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4/7
2020
Death Bed Amends. A poem by Kevin Higgins https://t.co/6sLgeGCaxQ via @Pendemic_ie#Poem in which I talk about how I will make amends with people on my death bed. Can't wait! https://t.co/6sLgeGCaxQhttps://t.co/9Cvx8C0llPLove this poem, which I discovered the other day. It's by Japanese poet Nakano Shigeharu (1902-1979) https://t.co/qgl9cMmtTAWe are extremely sad to hear of the loss of LWN training graduate @shabnum_sadiq to Covid-19. A @UKLabour councillo… https://t.co/NC4nscFr5r
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetDeath Bed Amends. A poem by Kevin Higgins #writing the #coronavirus #covid19 together #poetry https://t.co/VAm5vNzCAg
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetCongrats @DavidpGreen83 https://t.co/KgLvOtYltrMy latest plague #poem 'Death Bed Amends'. It's important to plan positively for these things. TRIGGER WARNING this… https://t.co/KccMOqhKu1Happy Birthday @KevinHIpoet1967 Kevin Higgins, the Bard of Galway. Thanks for all you do for Irish poetry, (often u… https://t.co/NyWr5shjWo
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poet @deirbhilesdaddy I plan to do that. @ColetteColfer THANKS! ColetteThe Mirrors That We Drape: Deirdre Hines reviews ‘Sex and Death at Merlin Park Hospital’ by Kevin Higgins… https://t.co/xEY7og0SGp @AttractaFahy thanks!People have been SO nice about my cocooned birthday. Thank you!FAO @salmonpoetry https://t.co/vEs3UK1L7PVery detailed review of my most recent poetry collection by Deirdre Hines in Australia's @rochfortsreview https://t.co/ojffBq8xpFThe Mirrors That We Drape: Deirdre Hines reviews ‘Sex and Death at Merlin Park Hospital’ by Kevin Higgins… https://t.co/h9OjXwc4pN
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetThanks @DavidpGreen83 ! https://t.co/PFDBj5Z1WCAs of tomorrow I will be posting a 'positive thought for the day', accompanied where possible by a poem.Stop deluding yourself, honeybunch. https://t.co/7hHnLCXmG9Boyne Berries is seeking submissions for an online issue during these extraordinary times for #PoetryDayIrl on 30th… https://t.co/d9chB9POf0
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poet @KevinHIpoet1967 @YourPlatformUK @ZaiNoted @Pendemic_ie @fly_press @TheBlueNib @graceblakeley @mojos55https://t.co/e0IoFwLEkr
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poet"There is no Boris" #poem @redmatt14 @allyPOUM @IGOTABITCH @GinaMariaStewa1 @LabourStudents @1frazzled1https://t.co/FscCh8fp2CI’m already there! https://t.co/0kAJp6NDaz
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4/6
2020
The new Labour Party leader Keir Starmer knows that Britain's prisons are infested with COVID-19. Julian #Assange i… https://t.co/8igzySqgIx
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetJust completed first draft of new poem titled 'The Advent of Mr Nothing'. I've no idea what brought that on.… https://t.co/Nz56B2A9VOI want to thank Paul @PaulDragonwolf1 for inviting me to be interviewed by him on his wonderful website Wombwell. I… https://t.co/WDl4xn5mCe
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetReview now done and submitted. https://t.co/8d0IbHnUm5#BookClub online from our friends @SELondonBooks - join in! 🎊 https://t.co/X3eFIF4Y31
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetWorking on my review for The Galway Advertiser of poetry collections by Attracta Fahy & Mary Madec. @galwayad @fly_press @salmonpoetryI wrote this review of @MichaelJWhelan1's Peacekeeper when it came out. It's been 4 years since this very vital poe… https://t.co/Fvcl8CINTR
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetThese are indeed wonderful poems. So good to see them preserved. Well done, Jo @joburnspoems and thanks to… https://t.co/twXpMmRdE6
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetAm scribbling down notes for new poem titled 'The Advent of Mr Nothing'. No idea what inspired it! https://t.co/9u9WEW5IQB"Stagehand" and other poems by Jade Riordan https://t.co/OcWi6uVJYa via @wordpressdotcom
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetGood podcast @BrendanOgle2 I think the election of Alan Kelly as Labour leader is a new low for that party & proof… https://t.co/mc4lWGoL0z
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetBlair loving former Labour Portsmouth councillor Ken continues to be in love with. And who can blame him. I am pret… https://t.co/FC3ZPlglaEGrubbing. A poem by Denise Garvey #writing the #coronavirus #covid19 together #poetry https://t.co/ZLcqKBWmTz
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poet{Abbey of the Arts} : CORRECTED Video Link - Praise Song for the Pandemic - https://t.co/GlsNHMQqlM
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4/5
2020
https://t.co/NJlEXIlgg1. @MyArrse @paulmasonnews @IanLaveryMP @Culturesmatter @IanByrneMP @JennieGenSec @JerryHicksUnite @francesbarber13https://t.co/JcfRuHM2eQ#SocialistSunday #poem @labourblackrose @TheAitchF @thelowdownrt @AnEndisNye2 @TAPadvocacy @StallaSimonhttps://t.co/8ct2NHb9Zl#SocialistSunday #poem @AmandaGtto @theMattachines @SocialistHeart @syhawkes @NeworpK @Shazzyrmhttps://t.co/7o1KoPWoNi#SocialistSunday #poem @ericcartmanez @Bliadhnaichean @Hardeep216 @ClareE_D @BillBowring @BenjaminMcDonn6https://t.co/RvwcadTWTj @MikeHig85656631 @UKLabour @PeoplesMomentum @broadsheet_ie @jeremycorbyn @lukeming @MartinDoyleIT @YourPlatformUKhttps://t.co/u2qJjrnQRX#SocialistSunday #poem @AmberGoth @Pippaprice3 @jshannontreacy @broncoskolar @AllThingsProghttps://t.co/0ls52NBEHSThe @UKLabour 'anti-semitism' crisis is a scam & a witch hunt got up by supporters of the Iraq War & racist Israel.… https://t.co/y9Fgx2Kh4cAnother burp from Caroline Lucas https://t.co/nWlUDBc7qfMany thanks to Mike Ferguson for this generous and insightful review of The No Breath, just reissued by… https://t.co/88qp6erZ36
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetMy two most recent poems are titled 'The After Life' and 'Death Bed Amends'. Up with positivity! @Pendemic_iehttps://t.co/EfgzaYwaYwWhile millions of Americans were waiting on unemployment benefits they were promised, Trump made time to meet with… https://t.co/H4L6jjr0j0
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poet1/3 Thank you @jeremycorbyn for moving @UKLabour to the left and leading the fight against Tory austerity. You al… https://t.co/yEHGX89Nnj
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetIt's 4 years in April since my collection PEACEKEEPER was published, here's a review by Kevin Higgins in 2016 https://t.co/PnX3fXJ52k
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetThey won't though. There will now be a massive purge. https://t.co/iCC9lZWKCbI suddenly have about as much interest in the result of the next UK general election as I do in watching videos of… https://t.co/zV4FnaBwfSFrom Susan Millar DuMars "At 11am this morning I stepped out our front door to find several pairs of used surgical… https://t.co/uaZIhfJkXiToday I'm going to talk to you about the dangers of political moderation. #poem @David__Osland @davidgraeberhttps://t.co/fRyRBpThtYToday I'm going to talk to you about the dangers of political moderation. #poem 'The Universal Moderate'… https://t.co/tzWwbhMrIAToday I want to talk to you about the dangers of political moderation https://t.co/oC7ZpmSu48 @RichardBurgonhttps://t.co/94DBm5kwr1
4/4
2020
We have a responsibility to ensure no person goes hungry during this crisis. We must: ✅Increase SNAP benefits and… https://t.co/VndvKVYg2D
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetI present to you Alan Kelly, The Irish Labour parties new leader! Power addict lover of water privatisation Connect… https://t.co/I9CLxCEYrF
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetAlan Kelly oh my very dear #poem 'Kelly' https://t.co/ve6sqEUokF @Mickcliff @Rubberbandits @harrymcgee @PoliticsIEhttps://t.co/OQNYg1QbMlThat time when health workers were baddies. https://t.co/F6pvA9EfPY
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetAlan Kelly oh my very dear #poem 'Kelly' https://t.co/ve6sqEUokF @lukeming @Revolution_IRL @CedarLoungeRevhttps://t.co/crB82QCWF5Alan Kelly oh my very dear #poem 'Kelly' https://t.co/ve6sqEUokF @SimonTh36380184 @TommyBroughan @TheKloppKop1https://t.co/c6okY9FtBR @jeremycorbyn Tried writing this so many times, but overwhemled with the tragedy. #ThankYouJeremy for inspiring me… https://t.co/6mhWRO4f1N
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poet#ThankYouJeremyCorbyn #poem @YourPlatformUK @DarrellChaloner @lukeming @wallacemick @NChildersMEP @davidgraeberhttps://t.co/wBs4ujoPdCThe aul Alma Mater bigging it up. Chuffed, I am. https://t.co/jvZAeVy4Yn
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetA dsytopian outcome in which I am the last surviving person after Covid - 19 is done with us #poemhttps://t.co/pxyFSmUnNbcan we please stop doing capitalism now? it had a good run. But at this point it's just getting kind of silly. https://t.co/ruUxUafS8D
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetI love this idea. https://t.co/wbMvskiFLDI must apparently "shine a light". Josepha doesn't much like the lights I shine, though, which is why she blocked m… https://t.co/OkjjranX1DAs I stand down as Leader, I also want to thank you for all the support you have given the party, and me personally… https://t.co/ojrL6FYJT9
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetA dsytopian outcome in which I am the last surviving person after Covid - 19 is done with us #poemhttps://t.co/iFCvMxR1gEA poem for our times by Kevin Higgins: "Normal, you’re just a script given us by the Publicity Department"… https://t.co/H2TudM7ZqJ
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poet @Rusalka343 There are good, progressive reasons to dislike Ellen De Generes. I wrote this poem about her https://t.co/2qJu9yX19yNever received my ballot for @UKLabour leader & deputy leader. Email to inquire. But got no reply.Tearing the arse out of this, but did I tell youse I have a story on the wireless today? On @BBCRadio4 , like. Many… https://t.co/nGixRfgQy1
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poetOr for the @LibDems https://t.co/4OpUd0p7jE @MerryMichaelW @expressionessd1 @RobertK73047323 @jshannontreacy @RightsPluralist @tisy47https://t.co/aafDd43d3oBut if all 11 of Micheal Martin's nominees were fat rich men with gout and jowls, it would be more likely to provok… https://t.co/rI3po2qH07
4/3
2020
I have Mark Fisher's book 'K-Punk'. Love it. https://t.co/j2zuvFnSlWMinister Josepha Madigan told Dail deputies who insisted on today's Dáil sitting that they should be ashamed of the… https://t.co/qqWmhO58FU
Retweeted by Kevin Higgins - poet#poem for supporters of #JeremyCorbyn "Tomorrow we vacate the House of Hope" @counterfireorg @broadsheet_iehttps://t.co/QZZI15wiVr
4/2
2020

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