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Come with me Michael Thomas

Come with me

for the morning has

tumbled into its colours 

the day waits

like your reflection in the sink

tremoring with yes.

Come with me, by Michael Thomas, was one of the top eight entries in the 2015 Poetry on Loan competition.

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Poetry on Loan promotes contemporary poetry through public libraries in the West Midlands
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We supply poets for events, support Poet Laureate and Young Poet Laureate schemes, provide promotional material, run training sessions
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Our meetings include representatives from each library authority in the West Midlands region - everyone is involved, from the huge Birmingham Libraries to tiny Telford and Wrekin.
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Find a poetry event near you

Enjoy the World Aright: Poets in the Hereford Landscape- a guided walk
20 June 2016
Hereford Cathedral
How a Book was Born at Kilpeck
24 June 2016
Kilpeck Herefordshire


Poetry on Loan Poetry Competition

The Poetry on Loan poetry compeition opens for entries on June 1st!