Poetry in Palmers Green reading

Next Saturday I’ll be reading alongside some fantastic poets as part of Poetry in Palmers Green. Poetry in Palmers Green has become something of an institution since it was set up in 2006 after Palmers Green Bookshop closed. Poets Katherine Gallagher and Myra Schneider were determined to keep going something of the warmth and generosity […]

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I’m teaching a new poetry course in Nottingham

I’m teaching a new poetry course in Nottingham for the lovely Writing School East Midlands at the end of this month (oh my god, it’s February already) looking at some of the building blocks of poetry – image, structure, syntax and well, good old words! It’s called Leap Into Poetry. It will be a good […]

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Pretty Pink Mushroom blog

Day 3 – the mushroom blog takes the slow road… 11th December. Day 2 of the mushroom adventures. 10th December. 9th December. Day 1 of our mushroom growing adventures. Joel Stickley challenged me to do this blog and so I have! Nom nom nom.  

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