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I never write poetry, though I love reading it. But after Sinead Morrissey’s talk at the RIA on Friday, in which she spoke about found poetry, I thought I’d give it a go. I nearly fell over sideways when someone said they’d publish it. The original piece came from The Daily Telegraph , and the poem I made, Babies Understand Fairness, is on Poetry24 today.


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Posted on The Antiroom this morning on the impact of proposed child benefit cuts. I am in general pro means-testing for child benefit but the UK has taken a sledgehammer approach.

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