Being Beta

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Exercises in the higher banter with One of 26. Elsewhere called 'poet of adland'. By a whipple-squeezer.

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Yesterday was the second busiest day of the year for poets (the first is, of course, Valentine's Day). I played my own small part, by being a wee cog in the wonderful Local Poets project that the BBC organised for the day. 40 poets matched to their r...

BetaRish is...Day 4 of the Great National Unravelling, and that smell in the air is that of singed fur as the Elite Reverse Ferret begins!Oh cold lonely rock in the seaOn for plansToday’s narrative features resignation as commonplace jeopardywoke u...

"BetaRish is..." **deep breaths****armour donned again**Gossip is my fuelThe claims are demanding to be verifiedThe curse doesn’t countneeds to become adept at fighting in circlesknows which side he’s on in Carbonaragateis bedraggle...

BetaRish is... Right, into battle againI have all the jargon, but no wordsCould be Austerlitz today, could be TrafalgarThis glimmer could be the Hundred DaysCold hands, cold wordsis looking at life through a bigger screenOff we go again...

BetaRish is... Happy National Poetry Day! / As all the poets say / And when their rhymes run dry / They lie down and have a cryis spinning his wheelsknows there’s a tickle thereis waiting for controllable heatis the meaningWhat if the...

BetaRish is...is a culture of volume“Finally meeting my Austerlitz!” “Benny, I’m not sure that works.” Summer slips away againis all pixels and notificationsDance dance dance to the ad-supported streaming serviceis all of the filte...

A busy week

on Sep 6, 2015 in: poetry

of poetic and other related blatherings from me. In case you missed them, and frankly, I nearly did:A new poem at Visual VerseA new piece for issue 2 of LossLitA new poem for the Writers for Calais Refugees projectAn interview with Nothing In The Rul...