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  1. What are you?

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    Poet Matt Harvey reads his wonderful poem to my baby daughter. Matt's actually quite hungover here, but Ayda - ever the professional - carries the show with aplomb.

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    • Monolithic Dirgic Whine

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      Filmed by Mr Philip Bambridge of PolymerHeart. This is a poem I wrote in 2002 after being dumped. I haven't read it in years, and am very excited to have brought it back to life. At the time,…

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      • Oft beguiled child

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        See how young I look! This was filmed an age back (c.2005), at an Apples & Snakes gig at the BAC. I wasn't on great form, neither did I read great poems, and I post it here mostly in nostalgic…

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        • Love Poem

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          Where I offer a masterclass in how to be an audience whore. Filmed at the John Betjeman Memorial Slam 2007, Port Eliot Lit Fest.

        • I Cycle

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          Flowing, drifting, spirited along by sheer poetic joie de vivre, propelled along country lanes, raised above the prosaic life on a mount of steel and rubber...I cycle. I. Must. Cycle.

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          • Lower Your Expectations - On Chesil Beach

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            The first in our 'Lower your expectations' series. We take an idea and a camera - then write, shoot, edit and post it before bedtime (and the arrival of creeping doubt). Come play!

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            • Perfidious Albino

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              a critical appraisal leading to negative conclusions about the portrayal and exploitation of minority groups by the mainstream media. Performed by Yours Truly at Cheltenham Festival of Literature…

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              • Love Leapt

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                Ten years of honing my skills and at last I've managed to work "front bottom" into a poem. My work here is done. Filmed at Lyrical Minded for Ujima Radio at the Colston Hall, Bristol.

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                • (not quite) placebos

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                  This is me reading my poem, Placebos, at the Colston Hall for Lyrical Minded (Ujima FM) 2009. Actually, I don't ever get around to reading the poem, having gotten rather too caught up in the…

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                  • Ellipsis

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                    This a recording of my poem, ellipsis, filmed at The Big Chill 2009. Thanks to Big Chill and apples & snakes.

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                    • GOTH vs EMO

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                      In other words, Gen X versus Gen Y. Why? Because like all the important questions in life, this one can be boiled down to its irreducible essence, a sticky residue of inquiry- which would win in a…

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                      • My Little Sister

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                        This is my first animation, produced in collaboration with Dutch artist Udo Prinsen. We feel that the story loses its way a little in the middle, so certainly some lessons learnt. That said, it…

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