Wild (ish) words

My latest publication Maiden Castle features on Words for the Wild    ,a gorgeous site brimming with poetry and short fiction devoted to the magic of the countryside. There are some wonderfully rich pieces of writing on this site, and I’m proud to be featured alongside them.This poem is one of the first I produced as part of … Continue reading Wild (ish) words

#nationalpoetryday.

The theme for this years #nationalpoetryday is Change. There are events and readings taking place across the country, including some in Telford. I'm learning more and more about the ways that poetry is used in schools, care homes and hospitals. It's something that sparks tremendous interest in me. On that basis, my "change" is going … Continue reading #nationalpoetryday.

New course with The Poetry School (includes actual poems*).

I'm doing a couple of courses with The Poetry School this autumn (to keep me going while I save for the next part of my degree) and I thought I'd invite you to join in with reading my work and feeding back. I've always been irritated by having so little actual work on here (no … Continue reading New course with The Poetry School (includes actual poems*).