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Twitter’s Stories: more tweeted poems Monday, 25 January 2010

Posted by edincityoflit in Behind the Scenes, Stories.

Suggestions and stories are pouring in, in 140 characters or less, of course. Poet John Glenday’s #carryapoem choice is by Yeats – listen for yourself!

@NathamHamilton’s #carryapoem choice is by Shelly:

To love, and bear; to hope, till hope creates/From its own wreck the thing it contemplates.

@juliamarybird’s phone startup msg is Michael Donaghy’s first line of ‘Black Ice and Rain:’

Can I come in? I saw you slip away

@mbamaung carries this Blake poem on a blackboard http://yfrog.com/1evobvj:

When the stars threw down the spears…

@rosieclarke has picked, like publisher and poet Hamish Whyte, some Emily Dickinson:

There is no frigate like a book / To take us lands away


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