Me in the sketchomatic booth, being drawn by Gemma while reading Greta Stoddart’s poetry.
Bejan Matur: Poetry is like a meteor, it comes and destroys everything.
Writing poetry is like composing, waiting for the universe to send the words.
Paul Farley: Poetry is an oily secretion I can’t control. Clear, glassy, transparent.
Deryn Rees-Jones: Poetry is a fossil language.