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dashpoet.com has been developed by poet Mark Shepherd in collaboration with artist Jackie Abrahams from original ideas on linking web pages to images and colours to navigate within poetryplanet.co.uk


updated collections of poetry now linked with dashpoet.com artwork can be found at dashpoetry.com together with download mp3s


a selection of images of original paintings and sculptures may be viewed by visiting the on-line gallery jackiea.co.uk


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to apply art to the internet experience

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to avoid ending up in the mire



With its origins in 1999 www.dashpoet.com is an original map of the internet. Colours are linked to collections of hundreds of the best websites and search engines. Widely recommended and personal favourite web destinations feature in twelve images, each representing a region of the internet.

'Be Surprised at What You Find'
in Poetry Today's 1997 book 'Rivers and Bridges' was my first published poem.


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