Friday, 9 March 2012

Elisabeth Bletsoe tweet poetry

Poet Elisabeth Bletsoe was born and raised near Wimborne in Dorset in the southwest of England. Her work is informed by her knowledge of botany, folklore, geology and history.

the fidget foot the foldsitter a fine tilth/tilt gobyground mumbler of cabbages windswift side-looker the stealaway frisker in hedges

This tweet poetry is taken from Bletsoe's poem Here Hare   Here.

You can find more of Bletsoe's work in the anthology of radical landscape poetry The Ground Aslant ed. Harriet Tarlo  and her books Landscape from a Dream and Pharmacopoeia & Early Selected Works. All available from Shearsman.

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