Hello! This is a post to let everybody know that I will be performing at The Purple Turtle which is at 9 Gun St, Reading RG1 2JR The gig starts at 8pm - there's an open mic section before me. If you want to pop along, that would be amazing. I will be travelling out… Continue reading SpeakBeats Update #2
Okay, so it seems that several poets were booked for the night in anticipation of one of us not being able to make it but since we all can, I've been bumped back to JUNE 18th
I got to share a stage with some of my favourite people/poets and chat about Billy Wagger Dagger! I can't take the credit for that nickname, I stole it from someone who performed at Hammer & Tongue a while ago. And then I got to do a poem about my relationship with the Bard and… Continue reading Barbican Shakespeare Weekender
is a new poetry night in Reading and I put myself forward to be considered for a feature slot (sent Youtube vids and pages of poems) and I have been offered a (PAID) gig on May 21st! More news as I get it!
A lovely little email today confirming the date of the Barbican Young Poets showcase. This is like the highlight of my poetry calendar and now it can be yours as well! You can buy your tickets here. Hurry though, as they have been selling out fast these days! It really is a great event, full of some… Continue reading Barbican Young Poets Showcase – March 23rd!
Dialogue was a tremendous experience and (dare I say it) I great success! It was so enriching to see people from lots of different backgrounds responding to the same theme across a number of art forms. We had young people and children with special educational needs using music to show us how they experience the… Continue reading Dialogue Aftermath