Free delivery to UKA Collection of interlocking poetry using 'the stage' as a casting point. /steɪdʒ/ The stage or to stage?'I stage a scene, the stage a scenic location substantiated in metaphor, meta-language coded, encrypted. I am running, so to speak, so as to speak.'Poems reminisce poems, moments become increasingly fragmentary and the real is numbed to the point of disillusionment.