Art Kavanagh

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Advice: don’t read
A Clockwork Orange — it’s a foul farrago
Of made-up words that bite and bash and bleed.
I’ve written better books … So have other men, indeed.
Read Hamlet, Shelley, Keats, Doctor Zhivago.

Anthony Burgess practises self-criticism, in verse.