Well, look who’s in the Poetry Basket today! I’ve been looking forward to this! The gifted Barney Ashton-Bullock! Go to Poetry Basket page for a very hot review!
Online Stanza Groups…….. Having the time to actually Write poetry! Zoom poetry, natch! Being able to properly read poetry pamphlets! And staying home at night guilt-free! Tune in on Monday for an exciting Poetry Basket Review! Have a good weekend.
Dobby!!! What are you doing there?! Where’s the poetry basket? What’s that, Dobby? A new and exciting collection is about to go in it? Very soon? And meanwhile, here’s a comic strip? Yes, we have another review coming soon, so watch this space and no flipping! Meanwhile….. Is there a moral in this tale? TheContinue reading “Watch This Space…..”
Dobby is looking everywhere for the Poetry Basket. However, it will be a fruitless search, as I have the basket right here. And what’s more, it has something new and wonderful inside it. Turn over to the Poetry Basket Review page, where we review Sharron Green’s lovely collection ‘Introducing Rhymes_n_Roses’ A stunning and personal pamphlet.Continue reading “Something in the Basket today…..”
Hello. Today we’re looking through the Poetry Window. Dobby and I wonder if we can see any poetry out there…… Dobby reckons not, but by sheer coincidence, I happen to have a poem called Windows! How uncanny is that ?! Read on – WINDOWS Why are everyone else’s windows so warm and enticing? Comfortable andContinue reading “The Poetry Window”
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…..