Bath Night…..

Hello, Poetry Lovers. Today we feature a stunning and nostalgic poem from the lovely and talented Trisha Broomfield. Badedas on Bath Night will hold many memories of that one night of the week. Once again we’ll inhale that classy Badedas. Still the best really, but it’s the Coal Tar soap that really brings back theContinue reading “Bath Night…..”

Memory Corner

Hello, Poetry Lovers, the Reliant has taken us back to our beloved Memory Corner. This time to the winter month of December 2019. The 2nd, in fact. This was a wonderful night at the Troubadour Cafe. Thanks to the lovely Anne-Marie Fyfe, a strong, talented poet, and inspiring teacher, the very cream of poets gatheredContinue reading “Memory Corner”

Happy Families

Hello PL’s! I thought by now I’d be posting about poetry gigs and all sorts of live events. Well, as we all know, that cannot be the case. Hands up who thought this Lockdown would all be over by now! I know I certainly did! So that can mean only one thing! Looking in theContinue reading “Happy Families”

Silver Platform Boots

What a title eh? Yes, Poetry Lovers, it conjures up all sorts of memories and images for us! Our lovely and clever poet, Trisha Broomfield has penned us this wonderful poem with the alluring title above. I remember girls like this at parties, walking in like they owned the place. I also tried not toContinue reading “Silver Platform Boots”

Interview!!

Hello and welcome to another interview, Poetry Lovers! And tonight, we have the wonderful and clever poet, Math Jones! (pandemonium) (Security stir uneasily) Now, settle down PL’s! I know you’ve been queuing all night, but all the same…….. (Host bangs a ruler on the desk. There is silence) Now what did I say, PL’s?! SettleContinue reading “Interview!!”

Memory Corner!

Hello PL’s, welcome back to our popular feature. Here I am just walking into the Memory Corner now, after going to Pricerite. Bloody Delorean’s got a puncture so I had to bus it here! I was so delighted to find these photos from 3rd December 2018. I was honoured to be invited to be featuredContinue reading “Memory Corner!”

The Second Stain

Greetings, Poetry Lovers! Intriguing title eh? Certainly got me looking! This is the title of another beauty, penned by the lovely and talented Trisha Broomfield. Bringing back the memory that we’ve all been to school with someone like this, a classmate who outgrows us very quickly…… Read on The Second Stain She’d missed double maths,Continue reading “The Second Stain”

October….

Hello PL’s My! Is it October already?! – Well, it’s come up with the goods weather-wise! Cold, grey weather like October’s of yesteryear! Keep up the good work! None of this 20 degree nonsense. I’ve penned a poem about October Harvest Festival set in 1967…. Sit tight…. October Girls carried goods in a box IContinue reading “October….”

Interview!!

Hello, Poetry Lovers, welcome to the show! Today we have the unique, wonderful, innovative Celine Hispiche!! (pandamonium) Now settle down, PL’s. (gives them a stern look, audience sit down meekly) Excellent. Face the front! Because here she is! Ladies and gentlemen, it’s Celine Hispiche! Hello and welcome to the show, Celine! A greeting from DobbyContinue reading “Interview!!”