Publications/Releases

On the Internet

(R) = Recited    (S) = Sung

I Sing the Sonnetan e-pamphlet, 51 sonnets, in Snakeskin #238, March 2017
http://www.snakeskinpoetry.co.uk/238isingthe.html

From Moonrise till Dawn: A Cycle of Poetry and Songs, an e-book, 128 individual pieces, 2013
http://www.nordosten.dk/frommoonrisetilldawn.html

From autumn 2013 new recordings of the pieces in the above will be added at
http://frommoonrisetilldawn.wordpress.com/

I Sing the Sonnetan e-pamphlet, 36 sonnets, in Snakeskin #182, December 2011
http://www.snakeskinpoetry.co.uk/192Sing%20the%20Sonnet.pdf

A review of the above:
Tim Love: http://litrefsreviews.blogspot.com/2012/01/i-sing-sonnet-by-duncan-gillies.html

Spotlighted on The Hypertexts
http://www.thehypertexts.com/Duncan%20Gillies%20MacLaurin%20Poet%20Poetry%20Picture%20Bio.htm

SONNETS

Hope” in Candelabrum, October 2007 http://www.poetrymagazines.org.uk/magazine/record.asp?id=20419 https://gists.wordpress.com/2011/09/09/hope/ (S)

“Horror Vacui” in The Shit Creek Review, October 2007
http://www.shitcreekreview.com/issue5/page12.htm?12
http://www.shitcreekreview.com/issue5/editorial.html (editors’ favourites)

“Horror Vacui” & “Dunderhead” in The Chimaera, May 2008
http://pandora.nla.gov.au/pan/90303/20081113-1537/www.the-chimaera.com/May2008/Poems/MacLaurin.html (S)

“L’Homme Révolté” in Snakeskin #158, September 2009
http://homepages.nildram.co.uk/~simmers/158rev.html
https://gists.wordpress.com/2011/09/30/lhomme-revolte-2/ (S)

“Just Rain” in The Barefoot Muse #10, Spring 2010
http://www.barefootmuse.com/archives/issue10/maclaurin.htm (S)

“Regret” in 14 by 14, March 2010
http://www.14by14.com/Sonnets/March2010/Regret.html (R)
http://scarriet.wordpress.com/2011/08/05/forever-green/
https://gists.wordpress.com/2011/08/05/i-sing-the-sonnet-2/ (S)

“Still Life” in Snakeskin #163, April 20 http://www.snakeskinpoetry.co.uk/163still.html
https://gists.wordpress.com/2011/10/13/still-life/ (S)

“I Sing the Sonnet” & “On Esperance Bay” in Lucid Rhythms, I/ 2010
http://www.lucidrhythms.com/Spring-2010/MacLaurin_Duncan.htm
https://gists.wordpress.com/2011/08/05/i-sing-the-sonnet-2/ (S)

“Lisa Leaving” on Esbjerg Gymnasium’s website (S) Link defunct
Here on gists

“No Bloody Way!” in The Flea, March 2011
http://www.the-flea.com/Issue14/NoBloodyWay.html (R) (S)

“Expanding Notes” in Snakeskin #179, August/September 2011
http://www.snakeskinpoetry.co.uk/179expand.html
http://snakeskinpoetry.wordpress.com/2011/07/31/duncans-expansions/ (editor’s favourite)
http://poemshape.wordpress.com/2011/08/22/why-dont-poets-write-in-rhyme/

“Lucky Charms” https://gists.wordpress.com/2011/08/11/lucky-charms/ (S)
(first published in Candelabrum, April 2003)

“Who Needs an Easy Lovehttps://gists.wordpress.com/2011/08/18/who-needs-an-easy-love/ (S)
(first published in Quantum Leap, 2003

“Remorse” https://gists.wordpress.com/2011/08/26/remorse/ (S)

“Deceit” https://gists.wordpress.com/2011/09/01/deceit/ (S)

“My Magic Garden” https://gists.wordpress.com/2011/09/16/my-magic-garden/ (S)

“Finding My Feet” https://gists.wordpress.com/2011/09/22/the-birth-of-a-poet/ (S)

“My Master Sonnet” https://gists.wordpress.com/2011/10/07/expanding-notes/

“The Big Smoke” https://gists.wordpress.com/2011/10/27/the-big-smoke/ (S)

“Misfit” https://gists.wordpress.com/2011/11/04/the-misfit/ (S)

“Mama’s Little Boy” https://gists.wordpress.com/2011/11/11/mama%e2%80%99s-little-boy/ (S)
http://snakeskinpoetry.wordpress.com/2011/11/28/singing-the-sonnet/

“Mum’s the Word” https://gists.wordpress.com/2011/11/18/mums-the-word/ (S)

“On Our Silver Anniversary” https://gists.wordpress.com/2011/11/24/silver-anniversary/ (S)

“Looking for Gold” 
 in Snakeskin #182, December 2011
http://www.snakeskinpoetry.co.uk/192Sing%20the%20Sonnet.pdf

“The Druid” https://gists.wordpress.com/2012/01/27/the-druid/ (S)
(first published in Red Moon, 1987)

“Stuck on the Page” in Snakeskin #185, March 2012
http://www.snakeskinpoetry.co.uk/185futures.html

“On Papsie’s 89th Birthday” in Snakeskin #188, August 2012
http://www.snakeskinpoetry.co.uk/188papsie.html

“A Muse Came Tapping” in Snakeskin #192, January 2013
http://www.snakeskinpoetry.co.uk/192muse.html

“Betrayal” in Angle, Issue 3, 2013
http://anglepoetry.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/pdf/Angle%20Issue%203.pdf

“To Dancing Stars” in Snakeskin #206, April 2014
http://www.snakeskinpoetry.co.uk/206nofixed.html

“Chess with Monsieur Joffroy” https://gists.wordpress.com/2015/04/03/chess-poetry/
(first published in Chess, January 2015)
http://www.4ncl.co.uk/download/CHESS1415/18-24%204NCL.PDF

“Look! We Have Landed!” in Snakeskin #220, July 2015
http://www.snakeskinpoetry.co.uk/220landed.html

“Fed Up with London” in Snakeskin #224, December 2015
http://www.snakeskinpoetry.co.uk/224fedup.htm

“Bio” in Snakeskin #232, August 2016
http://www.snakeskinpoetry.co.uk/231bio.html

“Melancholic” in Snakeskin #235, December 2016
http://www.snakeskinpoetry.co.uk/235melanch.html


OTHER POEMS & SONGS

5 haiku in Lishanu, September 2005
http://www.lishanu.com/01/haiku/maclaurin.htm

“Air”, “On Søren Jessen’s Sand”, “On Paper” & “Bags of Time” in The Chimaera, October 2007
http://www.the-chimaera.com/October2007/Expat/MacLaurin.html

“On the Quiet” with Christian Meonia George, 2008
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0DmVNRvoV9Y (S)
(first published in Candelabrum, October 2002)

“The Edinburgh Fringe, 1980″ in Snakeskin #148, October 2008
http://snakeskinpoetry.co.uk/148fring.html

“The Wanderer” in Snakeskin #158, September 2009
http://homepages.nildram.co.uk/~simmers/158wand.html
https://gists.wordpress.com/2012/02/28/the-wanderer/ (S)

“The Dipsomaniac” in The Flea, May 2011
http://www.the-flea.com/Issue16/TheDipsomaniac.html (R)

“A Slice of Lemon”, Scarriet, August 2011
http://scarriet.wordpress.com/2011/08/05/forever-green/

“License to Grill”https://gists.wordpress.com/2011/10/20/license-to-grill/ (S)

“Internal Memo” https://gists.wordpress.com/2012/02/10/internal-memo/ (S)

“Valentine” https://gists.wordpress.com/2012/02/14/valentine/

“My Naked Heart” https://gists.wordpress.com/2012/02/23/my-naked-heart/ (S)

“Black Cloud” https://gists.wordpress.com/2012/02/27/black-cloud/ (S)
(first published in Quantum Leap, February 2003)

“Streets of Gold” https://gists.wordpress.com/2012/03/04/streets-of-gold/ (S)
(first published in Quantum Leap, November 2003)

“Cat” https://gists.wordpress.com/2012/03/09/dream/ (S)
(first published in Anglo Files, September 1998)

“The Balladeer” https://gists.wordpress.com/2012/03/14/the-balladeer/ (S)

“The Story So Far” https://gists.wordpress.com/2012/03/27/the-story-so-far/ (S)

“The Bard That Sang Stromness” https://gists.wordpress.com/2012/04/03/the-bard-that-sang-stromness/ (S)

“A Giraffe Among Jackals” and “The Real Pity” in Angle, Issue 1, 2012
http://anglepoetry.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/pdf/Angle%20Issue%201.pdf

“Christmas Letter” in Per Contra, Summer, 2012
http://www.percontra.net/issues/24/light-verse/christmas-letter/
(1st published in Quantum Leap, November 2005)

“The Bad Dancer” in Snakeskin #187, July 2012
http://www.snakeskinpoetry.co.uk/187badd.html

“The Whisperings Within” in Angle, Issue 2, 2012
http://anglepoetry.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/pdf/Angle%20Issue%202.pdf

“Smoke” in Snakeskin #192, January 2013
http://www.snakeskinpoetry.co.uk/192smoke.html

“Hedgehog” in The Passionate Transitory, Issue 3, Spring 2013
http://thepassionatetransitory.yolasite.com/duncan-gillies-maclaurin3.php

“After the Flood” in Snakeskin #200, September 2013
http://www.snakeskinpoetry.co.uk/200flood.html

“Cock-crow III” in Angle, Issue 4, 2013
http://anglepoetry.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/pdf/Angle%20Issue%204.pdf

“The Wee Wifie” in Snakeskin #207, May 2014
http://www.simmers1.webspace.virginmedia.com/207wifie.html

“The Poetry of Chess” in Snakeskin #217, April 2015
http://www.snakeskinpoetry.co.uk/217dgmaclaurin.html

ESSAYS

“A Modern-Day Icarus” in The Shit Creek Review II subzine, July 2007
http://www.shitcreekreview.com/issue4/ii/Prose/DuncanGilliesMacLaurin.htm

“An Anglo-Scot in Denmark” in The Chimaera, October 2007
http://pandora.nla.gov.au/pan/90303/20081113-1537/www.the-chimaera.com/October2007/Expat/MacLaurin.html

“The Horror of Yeats and Hughes”, The Shit Creek Review, October 2007
http://www.shitcreekreview.com/issue5/page29.htm?29

“Teaching Poetry Nowadays”, The Chimaera, September 2008
http://www.the-chimaera.com/Sept2008/Essays/MacLaurin.html
http://access-literature.cappelendamm.no/c314223/sammendrag/vis.html?tid=325898 (Linked on Capelen Damm‘s website, “Access to English Literature”)

“An Ex-Pat Reports on StAnza”, Scottish Review of Books, April 2011 – republished as:
“A Short Odyssey: An Ex-Pat Reports on StAnza”, Scottish Review of Books, January 2013
http://scottishreviewofbooks.org/index.php/blogs/entry/a-short-odyssey-an-ex-pat-reports-on-stanza-2011
“A Short Odyssey”, EMU Engelsk, April 2011 – link defunct, but online on Gists:
https://gists.wordpress.com/2012/01/20/a-short-odyssey/

“Forever Green”, Scarriet, 5th August 2011
http://scarriet.wordpress.com/2011/08/05/forever-green/

“The Angels Are Winking: A Memoir from Galway and Dublin”, Gists, 10th October 2012
https://gists.wordpress.com/2012/10/10/the-angels-are-winking-a-memoir-from-galway-and-dublin/

“Ben Okri in Edinburgh and Cape Town”, Gists, 22nd October 2012
https://gists.wordpress.com/2012/10/22/ben-okri-in-edinburgh-and-cape-town/

REVIEWS

“Loopy Lupin” in Stride Magazine
http://www.stridemagazine.co.uk/Stride%20mag2010/May%202010/Tality%20Tales%20review.htm

POWERPOINT PRESENTATIONS

“The Spirit of Bannockburn & The Scottish Independence Referendum of 2014”
https://gists.wordpress.com/2014/03/01/1688/

POEMS THAT ARE NOT ON THE INTERNET

Red Moon
, a collection of 35 poems, Merlin Books, Braunton, 1987
“Faith” in Candelabrum, 1991

“Trust” in Romantic Renaissance, April 2002

“Sparrow” in A Bard Hair Day, April 2002

“Vision” in Romantic Renaissance, July 2002

“By the Sea” in Poet Tree, July 2002

“Moonrise”, “Sunset”, “Twilight” & “Dawn” in Poet Tree, January 2003

“Earth” & “Water” in A Bard Hair Day, October 2003

“Amber Moon”, Quantum Leap, February 2004

“Like the Stars” in A Bard Hair Day, April 2004

“Black Sun” in island, Autumn/Winter 2004

“From Moonrise till Dawn”, in Zimmerzine, 2005

“Apology” & “A Dedication” in Concise Delights, Winter 2009

POEMS IN ANTHOLOGIES, ETC.

“By the Sea”, “Trust”, “The Sweetest Duet”, “On the Quiet” “Hope”, “Horror Vacui“, “Dunderhead” & “With You” in Ann Bilde, Kvinden med den Smukke Have (The Woman with the Beautiful Garden), http://forlaget-freja.dk 2011

INTERVIEWS

The Passionate Transitory, 2013
http://thepassionatetransitory.yolasite.com/dgm.php

TRANSLATIONS

Hans Tyrrestrup, Fra ordets palet / From the Palette of Words, Attika 1999
http://www.g.dk/alle-boeger-af/hans-tyrrestrup-01_0