Inspire Culture Poetry Festival 2022 is now well underway across Nottinghamshire libraries. Visit Arnold library to see the Poetry Place touring exhibition.
I am looking forward to reading new poems at Wollaton Wordsmiths, St Leonard’s Community Centre, Bramcote Lane tomorrow with Harminder … More
Spring is proving to be a great season for new poetry. My two best reads so far both present fascinating … More
One of my absolute favourite poets is Miroslav Holub who was not only a world class poet but an eminent … More
What They Left Behind, my new third collection from the fabulous Shoestring Press, is published on National Poetry Day. To … More
A key aim of the No One You Know anthology, which I am editing with my dear friend and fellow … More
An approval copy of the Against the Grain anthology (published by Nelson) appeared in the English department where I worked in 1989 at just the right moment. Against the Grain continued the conversations about poetry that I had begun to have with other writers
Excitement is mounting about No One You Know. A fantastic list of poet contributors is growing daily. Each poet will choose and write about an unknown poem by another poet and the reason for their choice of No One You Know.
We are thrilled to announce the launch of No One You Know, a new poetry project with Unbound Books
Children from Torriano Infants School (in Sue Ellis and Amy Clifford’s chapter, Making Poetry Happen). If you want to know … More