Napowrimo: Translation

I loved this exercise when they did it last year, here it is:  I chose this poem and quickly copied and pasted it before I read the english:

here’s my ”translation”


To my cheating fumes


To my cheating fumes


It to my blag fumes freeze

Gag luminous cosy lie

Down braise o my chum


To my cheating fumes


Is my cheating close freezing

Filch ludicrous fade

Gag churches tease


Go tie leaves on Mondays


Anoint leather tea set thy

Council lie neofact

Gag denounce bit search dime

Gag scintillating I, my, them, fine

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About Trio

This blog is for the trio of people behind Stirred to express the directions their work is taking. Stirred is a women's poetry night where women and men are encouraged to read pro-women poetry. The thinking behind this night originated with Anna Percy, who hosts the night. Her co-host Rebecca Audra Smith and the designer of posters and general photographer Sara Ellis complete the trio. Anna Percy's poetry is usually concerned with love, loss, losing your mind, the natural world and the surreal. She performs regularly in both Manchester and Norwich. She voluntarily runs workshops and has been a performer of racy feminist poetry for some years. Rebecca Audra Smith is also a regular performer on Manchester's poetry scene. Her poetry is often described as sensual, it's subjects are the depths of our relationship to ourselves and other people. Her work is an introspective look at how people interact with the world. Sara Ellis studies a photography BA and is the designer of Stirred's image and official photographer. Her work utilises elements of street photography while demonstrating a humour and curiosity about our surroundings, both rural and urban, that brings many layers to her images.
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2 Responses to Napowrimo: Translation

  1. Andy Sewina says:

    Yeah, dead good this was fun!
    My Day Sixteen

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