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Poetry Reading: Kei Miller & Liz Berry

The latest evening reading brought to the Trust two poets whose work is deeply involved in place and the language of those places. Liz Berry… 969 more words

Candle Mounds, by Adam O'Riordan

From the series ‘Home’, issuing from his residency at The Wordsworth Trust in Grasmere.


Pig fat, goose fat, tallow, they lie like corpses
in their narrow cots, fingers in a drowned… 109 more words

A Poem

The art of climbing: new Lakes exhibition coming soon

An exhibition based around William Heaton Cooper’s exquisite drawings of Lakeland crags used in the definitive climbing guides to the area will open in Grasmere in November. 466 more words

The Adventure of Luna and Oona Lamb

Once upon a time, in the fells between Grasmere and Ambleside, lived a little lamb. This lamb’s name was Oona and she lived with her sister, Luna lamb. 550 more words

Short Story

A writer's retreat.

I’m having one of those days…we all have them and today it’s my turn. It’s not so much as what is happening to me, as how I am interpreting it and therefore dealing with it. 891 more words


A Christmas card in the making?

It’s this time of year I actually start thinking about which image I want to use for my Christmas card or start panicking because I haven’t yet painted a suitable image.   121 more words