POEMS FROM HELLO TINY BIRD BRAIN IN POLISH ANTHOLOGY

Some of my poems from Hello Tiny Bird Brain (a chapbook from Knives, Forks, and Spoon Press in the U.K.) are now available in Polish. Translated by Adam Zdrodowski. These poems in Polish originally appeared in the Polish magazine Helikopter  and are now published in Helikopter‘s terrific anthology of Polish poetry – Przewodnik Po Zaminowanym Terenie [AContinue reading “POEMS FROM HELLO TINY BIRD BRAIN IN POLISH ANTHOLOGY”

ON A TRAIN TO EXETER SITTING BACKWARDS

A poem about David Cameron, Shoplifting at Whole Foods, Hyde Park, Jackals, KGB, Pussy Riot, The Raincoats, Hush Puppy, a homeless hamster, and a bathtub. From my book nomadic surrealist book Rides. Translated into Polish for Polish magazine Elewator. Thanks Adam Zdrodowski.  

The Enemies project: Marcus Slease & Tomas Mielcarek

Collaborative reading with the Polish British poet Tomas Mielcarek. We are both nomads. And also immigrants. Many times over. Maybe someday I will be classified as an Irish writer (since that is my citizenship and birthplace). But who knows. No one has classified me as Irish unless I classify myself as Irish. But I amContinue reading “The Enemies project: Marcus Slease & Tomas Mielcarek”