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Jenny is a poet from Liverpool – she tweets as @jirobb and has a Facebook page: Jenny Robb Poems. See her Blogs and About pages for more information.

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Bananas

My fourth published poem was a light-hearted one based on an incident that happened whilst in Italy. It was published in Dempsey and Windle’s Newsletter: Innocent in smooth yellow jackets hidden malevolence lurks. Perfectly wrapped fast food, it rolls, lingers unnoticed, bruised: powerful ripening mode activated. Sun beats the metal tin box: car door opened,Continue reading “Bananas”

To a Distant Lover

My third published poem was a sonnet that I had written in the early 90’s when my boyfriend, then living in Italy, and I agreed that we should each write a sonnet. At the time I was working full-time as a social services Team Manager, Children and Families, and doing an evening class on poetryContinue reading “To a Distant Lover”

Tuscan Sea Scenes

My second published poem was accepted not long after I came back from the Arvon poetry tutored retreat at Totleigh Barton. The wonderful tutors, Katrina Naomi and Fiona Benson, and the 14 poets, (most of whom were more experience and established than me), were supportive and inspiring; it was a life changing experience, before thisContinue reading “Tuscan Sea Scenes”

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