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Secret Poets by Darren Donohue

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Secret Poets cover Darren DonohueISBN: 978-1-913598-30-3           74 pages         

April 2022

“Wry, witty and surreal, the poems in Darren Donohue’s first collection demonstrate a confidence rare in début poets. Cosmopolitan in his sensibilities and attuned to the complexities of Irish and international history, Donohue is an heir to greats such as Matthew Sweeney; poets who challenge us to look outside our narrow selves, and glimpse the world through fresh eyes.” Jessica Traynor

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“A strong collection showcasing years of work with experiences of illness and respite, belief and questioning, mixed with shots of surrealism – crocodiles in hospitals and Philip Larkin taking selfies. I, for one, am glad that Donohue’s work is now out there and he is no longer a secret poet.” Simon Lewis

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Weight 90 g
Dimensions 21.5 × 14.8 × .5 cm

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