Rhyme & Rhythm

In October, I’ll be performing poetry along with the wonderful Robert Peake at Rhyme & Rhythm. We’ll be accompanied by music from jazz band Special Edition (Louis Cennamo, Barry Parfitt, Tim Stephens and Graham Pike) and the whole evening will be hosted by Sarah Doyle (who’s one of the loveliest women in teh world) and […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading
%d bloggers like this: