19 A Cardboard Town

“Alex’s pain is a bright blue fertilized egg that glows like a night-light.”

Originally commissioned by Apples and Snakes for the launch of their Poetry Pioneers Exhibition, having been given the theme of “Pioneer”.

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18 The Monte Rosa, Part 4

“Will the new Messiah come in the third millennium?”

The fourth and final instalment of our fortnightly four-parter about beauty, legacy and competitive town planning from the Nuketown universe. Part 4: Max and Sophia discover the cause of Walter Taut’s death.

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17 The Monte Rosa, Part 3

“Light wants to pass through the universe, and is alive in the crystal”

The third in a fortnightly four-parter about beauty, legacy and competitive town planning from the Nuketown universe. Part 3: Max hands over Walter Taut’s hard drive to Sophia, as the mystery around his death deepens.

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16 The Monte Rosa, Part 2

“The stars in the sky and the stars on earth greet each other”

The second in a fortnightly four-parter about beauty, legacy and competitive town planning from the Nuketown universe. Part 2: Sophia sends Max on an errand.

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15 The Monte Rosa, Part 1

“Engage the masses in a great task, which fulfils everybody,
from the humblest to the foremost”

The first in a fortnightly four-parter about beauty, legacy and competitive town planning from the Nuketown universe. Part 1: a town planner and decathelete meet in unlikely circumstances.

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14 Celadon City

“You want something in this life? battle and take it.”

“You want something in this life?  Battle and take it.”

Two pieces from the Pokémon universe, including a guest poem by Henry Raby.

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Samples used:

“Corcovado” by Stan Gets & Astrud Gilberto

Usage constitutes Fair Use under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. All other music is composed, performed and recorded by the author.

13 Nuketown #4: “No Place” (Finale & Election Day Postcript)

A utopia in four parts, reimagining the UK’s nuclear submarine budget as a new city. Part 4: we finally discover the whereabouts of Alfred’s cat.

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“Wednesday Morning, 3am”, “The Sun is Burning” and “My Little Town” by Simon & Garfunkel

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12 Nuketown #3: “What incredible folly”

A utopia in four parts, reimagining the UK’s nuclear submarine budget as a new city. Part 3: the hunt for Alfred’s cat turns complicated.

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“Don’t You Want Me” by Human League

“Two Princes” by Spin Doctors

“Feeling’ Groovy”, “Kathy’s Song” and “Song for the Asking” by Simon & Garfunkel

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11 Nuketown #2: “Millions and Millions”

A utopia in four parts, reimagining the UK’s nuclear submarine budget as a new city. Part 2: Alfred continues the search for his lost cat.

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“The London I Love” by Vera Lynn

“Little Green Bag” by the George Baker Selection

“A Poem on the Underground'”, “Homeward Bound” & “The Star Carol” by Simon & Garfunkel

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10 Nuketown #1: Bricks

A utopia in four parts, reimagining the UK’s nuclear submarine budget as a new city. Part 1: Alfred loses his cat.

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“Bleeker Street” & “So Long, Frank Lloyd Wright” by Simon & Garfunkel

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