John White

John White

John White was first published in Michael Horovitz’s seminal review New Departures. He was a TV & Cross-media Director & Producer for many years. He graduated with Distinction from the London Poetry School-Newcastle University Writing Poetry MA in 2021....
Luigi Coppola

Luigi Coppola

Luigi Coppola’s poetry has previously appeared in The Frogmore Papers (issue 83) since when he has been shortlisted for the Bridport Prize and his publication list includes poems that have appeared/are due to appear in: Anon, Equinox, Fourteen, Gold Dust, Ink, Sweat...
Gordon Scapens

Gordon Scapens

Gordon Scapens has been widely published over many years in numerous magazines, journals, anthologies and competitions, most recently winning first prize in the Brian Nesbit poetry award.   Poems for morphrog27 The Simple Truth Self-Inflicted Demons Dinner Party...
Contributors to morphrog27

Contributors to morphrog27

Angela Arnold Rodney Wood Ian Heffernan Vyarka Kozareva Massimiliano Nastri Ben Banyard Ian C Smith John White Gerald Seniuk Salvatore di Falco James Owens Gordon Scapens Below are Biographical Notes for Contributors to morphrog27:   Contributors to morphrog27 Angela...
Introducing morphrog27

Introducing morphrog27

morphrog27 has poems by the following poets. Please click on the poet’s name or use the navigation bar at the top of the page.  Angela Arnold Ian C. Smith John White Luigi Coppola Ian Heffernan Rodney Wood Ben Banyard Vyarka Kozareva s.d.s. Gerald Seniuk James...
Introducing morphrog26

Introducing morphrog26

morphrog26 has poems by the following poets. Please click on the poet’s name or use the navigation bar at the top of the page.  Alex Josephy J.S. Watts Liz Adams Gerald Seniuk Angela Kirby Edward Lee Aprilia Zank Rob Yates Nolo Segundo Jenny Hockey Davide Trame...
Contributors to morphrog26

Contributors to morphrog26

Gerald Seniuk James G Piatt Aprilia Zank J.S.Watts Angela Kirby Alex Josephy Gordon Scapens Davide Trame Rob Yates Jenny Hockey Below are Biographical Notes for Contributors to morphrog26:   Contributors to morphrog26 Alex Josephy lives in East Sussex, and sometimes...
morphrog26 all the poems

morphrog26 all the poems

SHE BLAMES IT ON THE HEAT Spilt sugar. A dropped spoon.Arrival of an ant columnscaling the table leg.These are tricks of the heat. Her comforts come in waves.A little dog’s self-soothing breath,a girl’s blue bead necklace. A breeze,or the step-sister of a breeze....
Alex Josephy

Alex Josephy

Alex Josephy lives in East Sussex, and sometimes in Italy. Her collection Naked Since Faversham was published by Pindrop Press in 2020.  Other work includes Other Blackbirds, Cinnamon Press, 2016, and White Roads, Paekakariki Press, 2018. Her poems have won the...
James G. Piatt

James G. Piatt

Dr. James G. Piatt, an octogenarian, lives in California in a replica of an 1800s eastern farmhouse with his wife of 67 years, Sandy. He is a Best of Web nominee and three time Pushcart nominee. He has had five poetry books and five novels published.     Poems...
Gerald Seniuk

Gerald Seniuk

Gerald Seniuk is Canadian, retired, and resides in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.     Poems for morphrog26 The Falling Leaves   THE FALLING LEAVES As they entered the hall, They would nod and smile, Sometimes waving to someone Already seated inside. Kindness,...
J.S. Watts

J.S. Watts

J.S.Watts is a British poet, novelist  and short story writer. She has been published widely in literary magazines and anthologies and is the author of eight books: four of poetry, plus four novels. Her latest poetry collection, Underword, is due out...
Angela Kirby

Angela Kirby

Angela Kirby was born in rural Lancashire in 1932 but now lives in London. Her widely published poems have won prizes and commendation in several major competitions, and are translated into Rumanian. Shoestring Press publish her six collections. Her sixth collection...
Liz Adams

Liz Adams

Liz Adams’ recent poetry has appeared in Popshot Quarterly, Obsessed with Pipework, and was longlisted for the Keats-Shelley Prize, 2022.  Earlier poems were published in morphrog, The Frogmore Papers, Stand, Shearsman, Ink, Sweat & Tears, Molly Bloom,...
Edward Lee

Edward Lee

Edward Lee is an artist and writer from Ireland. His paintings and photography have been exhibited widely, while his poetry, short stories, non-fiction have been published in magazines in Ireland, England and America, including The Stinging Fly, Skylight 47, Acumen...
Aprilia Zank

Aprilia Zank

  Dr. Aprilia Zank is a German poet, translator, editor and lecturer in Creative Writing and Translation Theory. She writes verse in English and German, and has won various prizes. Her recent poetry collections are BAREFOOT TO ARCADIA (2018) also translated in...
Introducing morphrog26

Rob Yates

Rob Yates is a writer currently journeying through New Zealand and originally from Essex. He has released a small collection of poetry entitled ‘The Distance Between Things’. He has also had work appear via Agenda, Envoi, Bodega, and other...
Nolo Segundo

Nolo Segundo

Nolo Segundo, pen name of L.J. Carber, 75, became a published poet in his 8th decade in literary magaines including Tipton, Cerasus, Superpresent, The Stray Branch, Sybil and over a 100 other journals in seven countries and two trade book collections: The Enormity of...
Jenny Hockey

Jenny Hockey

Jenny Hockey’s poems range from the sad to the surreal to the celebratory. A Sheffield poet and retired anthropologist, she takes an oblique view of the ups and downs of everyday lives, reviews for Orbis and in 2019 launched her collection, Going to bed with the...
Davide Trame

Davide Trame

Davide Trame is a retired Italian teacher, now living on the mainland an hour’s drive from Venice, where he lived until 2019. He has been writing poetry exclusively in English since 1992. His poems have appeared in magazines since 1999 and a little collection of...