Featuring Les Murray, John Greening, Frank Cottrell Boyce, Richard Flanagan, Catherine Pickstock
In this issue, Frank Cottrell Boyce gives us his own short story, and also provides the first of The Reader’s new occasional series ‘ Books for your Children’
Bit at the Bottom:
From 'O Tell Me the Truth'
Will it start with a vague apprehension?
Will it come as a pain in the chest –
or a place which we don’t like to mention?
Will it be introduced by a test?
By Connie Bensley
“I took a deep breath and listened to the old brag of my heart. I am, I am, I am.” Happy Birthday Sylvia Plath, b… twitter.com/i/web/status/7… - 29m ago
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