Poetry Postcards

BBC Radio Scotland

Poetry from around the Commonwealth. A poem from every competing nation and territory sent to Glasgow for the 2012 Commonwealth Games, capturing the essence of the Commonwealth.

04:47 | Jul 22nd, 2014

Teweiariki Teaero weaves the Commonwealth together in Kaleidoscope of Hope.

04:32 | Jul 22nd, 2014

Frank Scott sends a poem from the Spice Islands, Grenada.
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05:38 | Jul 20th, 2014

Jully Makini makes fun of young women becoming Westernised in her poem Civilised Girl.

04:56 | Jul 20th, 2014

Ras Mo, who works with young people on violence prevention, reads Pink and Blue.

05:48 | Jul 19th, 2014

Vladimir Lucien talks about the ‘cutlery of empire’ in his poem Ebb I.
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