I'm performing tonight at an event that I have just found out is sold out! Dialogue Festival promises to be an exciting mixed media night and I am honoured to be a part of it. I shall be reading a poem written in response to a photography exhibition that is to go up at the… Continue reading Dialogue Festival
Excitingly, I've been asked by Jacob Sam-La Rose to do a ten minute set at the event that he is curating on Sunday at Rich Mix. Rich Mix has been running a number of youth takeover events and this poetry evening is just one exciting event in the programme. Come and check it out if… Continue reading Rich Mix – Sun 2nd August – 18:30-20:30
To my mind, this is my best poem. Happy to be contradicted though.
This is a poem based on my nana and stories that I've read about growing up in Ireland.
This is from a performance with my collective, Burn After Reading. We run a regular night at 7 Dials Club in Covent Garden on the first Tuesday of every month. I'll be posting vids from my performances over the next few days.
So, it looks like summer is shaping up to be a good 'un. Just received confirmation that I'll be performing at Walthamstow Garden Party this July! I shall be performing a group piece with some of the other Barbican Young Poets and sharing the stage with the new Barbican Junior Poets. Exciting thing to be… Continue reading Walthamstow Garden Party
So NaPoWriMo has come to an end. I would say this has been pretty successful, lots of fun ideas were explored and I've got the seeds of some potentially great material. Some of my pieces have been stronger than others but that was sort of what I expected from writing a poem a day. I'm… Continue reading NaPoWriMo #30 – Can You Write Your Own Elegy?