Denise O’Hagan

Month: June 2020

Denise O’Hagan reads ‘Before the party’ from her collection, ‘The Beating Heart’

From The Ink Pods, Podcast for The Blue Nib. It must have just stopped rainingWhen we arrived. The road, licked for hoursBy the quiet slap of countless passing tyres,Gleamed blackly under the streetlampsLike wet liquorice. We sat for a momentWatching the mist descendCobwebbing the edges of trees and hedges,The silver turning of a leaf in …

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