Neil Rathmell – writer

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A poem by R.S.Thomas

Fishing, not one of R.S.Thomas’s best known poems, but one of his best, begins prosaically but thoughtfully with a long sentence that runs to eight lines of verse. Sometimes I … Continue reading

May 23, 2021 · 1 Comment

Late poems

I remember when High Windows was published in 1974 the excitement I felt in anticipation of reading Philip Larkin’s first collection of new poems in a decade. I remember also … Continue reading

November 26, 2014 · Leave a comment