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March 2015 Prompt: Famous Names

Hello everyone. Hope everyone’s okay. I’ve had a ridiculously busy February (went to Berlin – it’s amazing), and suddenly we’re nearly in March, so I’m getting up this month’s prompt a couple of days early. 582 more words

Poetry Prompts

Recording for the Archive

Went to North Acton to a recording studio yesterday, to record an hour of my poetry for The Poetry Archive.  I read two long poems (Silent Highway and Dancers in Daylight) and then several shorter poems.   20 more words

Poets are Rock Stars

I’m afraid I scared off the eminent poet Andrew Motion. Poor chap! I listened to his talk and was one of those lucky enough to have a short private chat with him during his book-signing, where, I am so certain, I looked like a wide-eyed, palpitating, high-on-something, groupie. 334 more words


summer reading

If you’re planning your summer reading list, or if you’re just eager to catch up on the “important” reading you’ve missed, here are a few places to start when you have a little time to browse. 52 more words


Litfest Sampler #1

Here’s five quick Litfest 2014 previews you can enjoy without having to move an inch:

First up here’s Luke Wright - poet, Essex Lion and… 191 more words