Sorry I Missed You – Barry Tebb

(or ‘Huddersfield the Second Poetry Capital of England Re-visited’) What was it Janice Simmons said to me as James lay dying in …

You – Barry Tebb

“Remember, you loved me, when we were young, one day” The words of the song in Tauber’s mellifluous tenor Haunt my nights …

The Colossus – Barry Tebb

(Goya, an old man in exile, looks at his self-portrait) A bull’s neck, still much needed, Deserving exile or the guillotine, ‘Because …

Requiescam – Barry Tebb

(May I lie in peace) Let there be grass and trees to blow And fold me in their shadow Branches to shake …

A CALL TO ARMS – Barry Tebb

It was like chucking-out time In a rough Victorian pub Cherubic Dylan was first to go Lachrymose but with a show Of …

The Colossus – Barry Tebb

(Goya, an old man in exile, looks at his self-portrait) A bull’s neck, still much needed, Deserving exile or the guillotine, ‘Because …

You – Barry Tebb

“Remember, you loved me, when we were young, one day” The words of the song in Tauber’s mellifluous tenor Haunt my nights …

Requiescam – Barry Tebb

(May I lie in peace) Let there be grass and trees to blow And fold me in their shadow Branches to shake …

Sorry I Missed You – Barry Tebb

(or ‘Huddersfield the Second Poetry Capital of England Re-visited’) What was it Janice Simmons said to me as James lay dying in …