Nathan Curnow

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MONSTER Editorial

I’m writing this after news that W S Merwin has died. His Selected Poems still sits on my bedside table, never far away in case of a spare moment.

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Submission to Cordite 91: MONSTER

Kanye West said it himself – everybody knows – then Nicki Minaj out-rapped him … then Nicki Minaj vs Cardi B. Give me monster feuds and battles. Give me Conor McGregor attacking a bus. Give me monsters in the Oval …

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I discovered a bird with a hook in its mouth, which is really just a cheap opening line. ‘Cheap’ will evoke the sound of the bird. Like me you have to question the point. I’m tugging but it’s such a …

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Istana Windsor | Windsor

Istana Windsor tak ada seorang pun membangunkan sang Ratu yang menelungkup di atas meja di antara makanan yang tinggal sedikit tak banyak yang masih tersisa namun tetap mengotori tangannya saat dia hendak masukkan tangan ke dalam jubah kilau tajam serupa …

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