Well, the Zoom poetry evening was a great success. Apprehensions of not reading poetry for three months melted away, as I saw familiar faces on the Write Out Loud screen. We were all in the same boat. Unnerved by not hearing myself speak, and that dreaded Mute button, I ploughed on anyway. Memories of liveContinue reading “The Zoom Affair”
From 7 pm tonight, Write Out Loud, Woking, will be presenting a live Zoom poetry evening. This is the first time I have read poetry live since March, just before they turned the lights off. God Help Me!
As you can see, Dobby’s poetry review basket is currently empty. So, I’ll share another poem from my Bunty I Miss You pamphlet. This one is a bit of a downturn, as it features my personal view of the Sixties, in which it was not remotely swinging! Sixties Seasons You were swinging for some, butContinue reading “Sixties…..”
A day earlier than planned, was too excited to wait. Go over to our Poetry Basket page and read about Grenade Genie, the exciting new collection from explosive poet, Thomas McColl…..
While I lock swords with ‘Dobby’, tune in on Monday where the Poetry Basket will feature a review of Grenade Genie, the wonderful new collection by Thomas McColl. Speaking of whom, watch Tom perform on Facebook Live at 11 am this morning, on Fly on the Wall Press Performance Group. You’ll be so glad youContinue reading “Just to say…..”
Here I am reading my poetry book to my believers behind me.. A nice quiet afternoon. Very civilised. Only one of the Homepride men coughed! Watch out for the next post when we have another review in the Poetry Basket. In fact, here comes my virtual assistant, ‘Dobby’ with the basket. She’s in a huffContinue reading “My Believers”
Let me introduce my pamphlet that came out last year. Bunty, I Miss You, published by the lovely Dempsey & Windle. And here is an extract – Seventies 1970 was bare legs and grubby socks, and not getting into grammar school. Wearing dresses that ripped under the armpits, while running round the shop forContinue reading “Bunty I Miss You”
HELLO AND WELCOME TO THE POETRY CORNER Hello, and welcome to my Poetry Corner. I am a writer and poet, and in old fashioned days eg March 2020, I would be performing like Billy O! Things seem a little quiet at the moment. So what better way to keep our art alive? I’ll be postingContinue reading “Heather Moulson”