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Familial: Selected Poems

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One of the internet’s most prominent poets, John Lavan, presents his first book of collected poems.

John’s distinctive voice, enjoyed by his hundreds of thousands of blog and Twitter followers, carries effortlessly from the personal to the pastoral. Many poems are inspired by family relationships, especially the bond he has with his first son Andrew, who has Down’s syndrom
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ebook, 131 pages
Published August 2012 by Apostrophe Books
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to stretch out hands because folk who love

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