Post-it poets: Matt MacDonald

Article published on Oct. 28, 2012
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Article published on Oct. 28, 2012
Flea Circus Open Slam winner Matt MacDonald is based in Edinburgh and blogs at He also organises the site specific spoken word shows No Rhyme, No Reason What do you want to be when you grow up? Matt MacDonald: Peter Pan What poem would you take to a desert island? Matt MacDonald: Saul Williams’ ‘Black Stacey’ cafebabel.
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Matt MacDonald: Tomorrow Do you have a favourite line or fragment of poetry?

Matt MacDonald: 'There was a night when I learned to say this is my voice. Take it how you want.' What’s the most interesting thing you’ve ever done on a Thursday?

Matt MacDonald: Thursday? I don’t know… Um, I won a pub quiz. But only because I always do that on Thursdays. I mean, I do a pub quiz. Sometimes I win. Suggest a question for next time.

Matt MacDonald: If you were a cheese, what type of cheese would you be and why? With diagrams where appropriate. Draw us a picture.

Matt MacDonald's post-it

Drop by in three weeks' time, when we'll be talking to our next post-it poet, Katy Ewing.