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U.S. Laureate in July

Tracy K Smith’s latest book Wade in the Water, published in the U.K. by Penguin, is our book choice for July. Smith is the current poet laureate of the United States, and a Pulitzer prize winner. 233 more words

May Mirrorball

The next Mirrorball will showcase five poets: Oli Hazzard, Sophie Collins, Patrick James Errington, Elizabeth Rimmer and Jane Hartshorn, on Thursday 31st May, in the… 468 more words


The dreich streets where tribe folks
fight for fags and
lugs of meat,
old stone buildings
lucid beasts
as mutated creatures dig through… 135 more words

The Sauchiehall Current

Adrift in the Sauchiehall current.


blood leakage

dripping in the reflection of

the full moon on

the cool pavement.

Beer and smashed glass

combine with the splash. 352 more words

November Mirrorball

The next St. Mungo’s Mirrorball is on the 16th November at 7pm, in the CCA and will feature: Pascale Petit, Claire Askew and Hamish Whyte. 228 more words

Szirtes headlines 100th Mirrorball

George Szirtes will headline the 100th St. Mungo’s Mirrorball event with a poetry reading followed by an interview with Robyn Marsack. This will be supported by the launch of, and readings from, … 309 more words

National Poetry Day

On National Poetry Day – Thursday 28th September 2017 – St Mungo’s Mirrorball will host a Celebration of Russian Poets

The theme of National Poetry Day 2017 is ‘Freedom’. 71 more words