Eithne Strong’s ‘Regeneration’

Regeneration   Let me out. I’m rising out of death’s skull. Aha, old devil’s dower I have victoried. I leave you in the morning: it deals with every death and spring defeats the catafalque. You see I must believe in resurrection. This is it. Now. I was dead and am alive. Hello eternity. I can…

Poetry Against Blasphemy Laws : ‘Over the Edge’.

It’s great when your government ministers do not recognise their own traditions of blasphemy, thats mostly because they have little in the way of time to read a book- though one hopes when they are fcked out next election that they will increase their literacy level… Ireland has a wonderful tradition of blasphemic utterance, in…

The ‘Ephemera’ Titles on Poethead.

Anyone who reads this site (and lots do) will note that there are titles Ephemera I-VI I did not start an Ephemera Category , nor do I much feel like developing one. It’s mostly direct C+P without operating links from email leakage or indeed from one or other site that I happen to contribute on.…