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The Poetry Diet

A collection of poems by

There are shelves and shelves of books about love - but we can live without love. We can't live without food. Most of us have a much more fraught relationship with food than we do with our lover(s).
"I began writing these poems in 2009 at roughly the same time as I decided - at last - to get rid of the blubber that had accumulated over the years. As with my virginity all that time ago, I don't regard myself as having lost those extra pounds, so much as having delightedly thrown them away. I used a slimming club (worth every penny), invested in various forms of therapy to understand my compulsive eating (expensive), and wrote poetry. Cheap, but helpful. This book includes recipes. Obviously." Patricia Finney

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Paperback Editions

February 2012 : UK Paperback

Title: The Poetry Diet: Why Don't We All Just Wear Corsets?
Author(s): Patricia Finney
ISBN: 1-908396-01-6 / 978-1-908396-01-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Thingley Press
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Kindle Editions

November 2013 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: The Poetry Diet
Author(s): Patricia Finney
Publisher: Climbing Tree Books
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