'Brisbane Road' by Rick Gammon is Write Out Loud Poem of the Week

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‘Brisbane Road’ by Rick Gammon is the new Write Out Loud Poem of the Week. A poem about youth and age, it celebrates a goalscoring hero of yesteryear, Tommy Johnston, and imagines a meeting on the terraces between a young football fan and his older self, 40 years on. On his profile page Rick Gammon says he used to write novels but finds poetry “more meaty”. In his answers to Write Out Loud’s questions, he reveals the unusual c...

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