Neil Rathmell – writer

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A poem by Charles Causley

Why do you turn your head, Susanna, And why do you swim your eye? It’s only the children on Bellman Street Calling, ‘A penny for the guy!’ The underlying theme … Continue reading

September 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Charles Causley

Nobody ever knew quite what to make of Charles Causley. He wrote poems that rhymed and sounded a bit like John Betjeman’s, except that Betjeman’s were easy to understand and … Continue reading

May 15, 2013 · Leave a comment