Poet, teacher, lecturer                                     

Winner of the Costa Award for Poetry, 2006 and the Troubadour Poetry Prize 2007, shortlisted for T S Eliot Prize, 2010      




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My Poetry Books

New Book, 'You'

My Other Books

Some poems

About Poetry

On Letter to Patience

Review of You

Reviews of Letter to Patience

John reading from Letter to Patience

Written Interview

Work in Progress

John reading Ashes

John reading from You

Verse as Such

F T Prince, a brief memoiremoir

F T Prince, a very brief memoir



       New book length poem,  'YOU,'  Seren, 2010 (T S Eliot Prize shortlist)

John Haynes

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