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Q&A: Hollie McNish, influential poet and feminist activist

How long have you been doing spoken word?
“Since I was about 24. So, 7 years in total – from the first poem I ever read out loud to anyone else, but I’ve been writing poems since I can remember.” 1,066 more words

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Popping my poetry cherry at Govanhill Poetry Splash

Today I went to my very first spoken word gig, and it was AWESOME! I’ll be the first to admit I got into poetry late in the game, possibly as a result of some very dry German love poetry forced upon me at school, but man oh man now I know what I’ve been missing! 455 more words

Hollie McNish, Charlotte Higgins and Inja, Cambridge Junction

So here I sit, finishing off some beer bought yesterday. It was supposed to be drunk through the evening and wee hours, watching election events unfold. 665 more words


Workshops at Wenlock and Cheltenham

Strange maypole dancing picture at Much Wenlock art gallery (wish I had written down who painted it – I think it’s brilliant..please contact me if you know the artist, although I did notice the price was too high for me to buy it!) 370 more words

Hot Docs 2015: Milk

The most fundamental thing we all still have in common is that at some moment in time we were born. In fact, we celebrate it every year. 563 more words