Your shadow at morning – poetry film

So I need to generate some publicity for Yes to Tigers. Readings are out - at least for the time being, so I made this poetry film. It's one of the poems from the zine, first published in Words for the Wild,and inspired by work from Angie Silkstone and Jo Clarke aka Both in Stitches. … Continue reading Your shadow at morning – poetry film

.........to good things coming soon. It’s finally happening, my poetry zine is on it’s way to the printers! Very excited, and very grateful to Amanda Hillier printing for her patience with my endless edits – finalising poetry punctuation is hard – finalising poetry punctuation when you’ve a head full of brain fog is almost impossible. … Continue reading

Connections, zines and new builds.

Apparently, my blog is supposed to be a round up of all the things I’m expert on – I have to be a leading voice in my field. I have no idea what that means. I’m not an expert on being me, never mind anything else. To be fair, I’ve never really looked at what … Continue reading Connections, zines and new builds.

Hares and Paper Swans

Do you remember my decision a couple of months ago to stop taking writing so seriously, publish stuff on here and write not ‘ just for me’ exactly, but without an eye on what I think might be good enough for publication? Since then I've continued studying various books, including Stephen Fry’s The Ode Less … Continue reading Hares and Paper Swans

Two steps back

Reasons M.E. sucks number 76 It stops me doing stuff. Sometimes, it’s because I’m too ill to get up. Sometimes it’s because my brain won’t work. Sometimes it's because I'm in too much pain. Sometimes it’s because the sheer effort of planning enough rest before I take part in anything, and the fear of consequence, … Continue reading Two steps back