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Jeff Cloves

The Personal Column: Peace & Love

On a whim, I googled ‘peace quotes’. Three things immediately struck me:

The Personal Column: On not partying

It will be hard for young readers of PN to comprehend what living under the threat of aptly-named MAD – Mutually Assured Destruction – was like, but believe me when I write that I didn’t e

Personal Column: Peace in our time?

Our regular columnist recalls the big impact of a pacifist uncle


The Personal Column: Gospel Truth

Bill Fay, Patricia Highsmith and the sixth commandment


The Personal Column: Hedd Wyn

Jeff Cloves reflects on the life of Welsh poet Ellis Evans


The Personal Column: Curious and curiouser

Jeff Cloves ponders extra-parliamentary measures ...


The personal column

Jeff Cloves confesses to extremism ...


the street of the poet Al-Mutanabbi

Paging all poets


Jailhouse rock

‘Everybody in the whole cell block was dancing to the jailhouse rock’ Elvis Presley 1957


Soldiers in hell

Growth doesn't stop because it's winter, argues Jeff Cloves