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Washington Independent Review of Books – “Breen is doing something innovative and important here…”
A fantastic review for LILIES ON THE DEATHBED OF ÉTAÍN AND OTHER POEMS BY OISÍN BREEN “One could consider the year’s beginning an opportunity to engage in a new conversation with our environment and intentions going forward. But it’s also, as we are now deep into winter, a chance to pause, reflect, and rest. Well, rest…
Beir Bua Press Nominates John Sexton for The Farmgate Café National Poetry Award 2023
Delighted to share that THE NOTHINGNESS KIT BY JOHN W. SEXTON has been nominated for he Farmgate Café National Poetry Award 2023 Please buy the book. About the Award The Farmgate Café National Poetry Award was established in 2019 with sponsorship from one of Cork’s most loved restaurants, The Farmgate Café. The partnership between the Munster…
Triptych (On waiting for Godot) by Kate Gordon
Triptych (On waiting for Godot) Road rock lifeless tree They meet in a silent dream No more to be done A ghost moon shines on Their faces show strangled thoughts No more to be done I stand here waiting for Godot no bird no leaf No more to be said ©Kate Gordon 4th July 2021
What is Vispo? The relevance of visual poetry lies in its ability to convey emotion and meaning in a way that traditional poetry cannot.
Don’t you just love Visual Poetry, daaarlin? Well, what is visual poetry, let’s firstly answer that for the beautiful people who may want clarification. Visual poetry is a form of poetry that uses visual elements such as typography, color, and imagery to enhance the meaning of the words. It is an artistic medium that combines…
what is ireland avant-grade tradition?
Ireland has a rich history of avant-garde artistic and literary movements, with many Irish artists and writers contributing significantly to the development of the avant-garde tradition in the 20th century and beyond. One of the earliest and most influential Irish avant-garde movements was the Irish Literary Revival, also known as the Irish Literary Renaissance, which…
How transcendental meditation led to a conversation with Allen Ginsberg about poetry prompts and unlocking poetry. Happy 2023!
Poetry prompts are an effective tool for unlocking creativity and finding new ways to express oneself. They provide a starting point for a poem and allow writers to simply write without worrying about structure or form, leading to more natural and spontaneous language. Allen Ginsberg, the famous Beat Generation poet, was a proponent of using…
a manifesto for a post pandemic world based on the surrealists manifesto
We, the people, believe that the post-pandemic world must be a place where the boundaries between reality and imagination are blurred and where anything is possible. We reject the constraints of traditional logic and reason, and instead embrace the power of the unconscious mind to unlock new possibilities and insights. We believe that the post-pandemic…
A Text summary of interview with avant-garde ace, Gregory Betts with Michelle Moloney King.
This text summary is an effort to make an audio/visual interview more accessible to everyone. The interview in question is about poetry with Gregory Betts, a highly respected figure in the avant-garde academic community, expressing praise. Betts is a poet, professor, editor, and expert in the avant-garde field. Betts provides a thorough understanding of the…
A text summary from Strukturriss editors, Sascha Engel &Jonathan Deasy with Beir Bua
Another Pandemic, Lockdown interview. Ensuring visual / audio has a text summary here is Strukturriss editors, Sascha Engel & Jonathan Deasy & Beir Bua editor, Michelle Moloney King talk poetry. Bring the visual/audio to you in the form as a text summary in widen our poetry community, invite all abilities to share at our pool.
Stuart McPherson chats with Beir Bua editor, Michelle Moloney King. A Youtube Video Text Summary.
In this text summary we are offered an insight into Stuart McPherson publication journey, the original video is included in the post. McPherson has been writing poetry online for some time, taking a break during the early years of fatherhood and mental health struggles he shares how poetry was a focal point and getting the…