Booklaunch: Sheep On The Somme

Sheep On The Somme has now been launched. It was a pleasure to join with six other poets for the Wordsin the Woolshed session yesterday. I managed to record my introduction of Sheep On The Somme and also some thoughts on picture poetry as a medium. I had to chuckle when I was compiling this … Continue reading Booklaunch: Sheep On The Somme

Winterwords Festival – a live event

The inaugural Winterwords in Beechworth and Stanley, June 16th to 23rd 2021 Winterwords is a week full of talking, listening, watching and doing. Attend a panel discussion, participate in a workshop, listen to music, see an art exhibition, talk to an author, laugh, play, eat, drink and soak in Beechworth and Stanley's wonderful history mixed … Continue reading Winterwords Festival – a live event

Poetry Treasures – a new anthology and poetry reading

Poetry Treasures Anthology cover 22/04/21 I'm delighted to share news that a new anthology I've been fortunate to be included in has just been released. Poetry Treasures - A WordCrafter Poetry Anthology has been compiled and edited by Kaye Lynne Booth and Roberta (Robbie) Eaton Cheadle. It includes work by Sue Vincent, Geoff Le Pard, … Continue reading Poetry Treasures – a new anthology and poetry reading

War Videos update

I've been plugging away with my self appointed task of cleaning up, shrinking down and re-posting WW1 videos on my YouTube Channel. Some old redone, and some new posted since my last update. I find the inconsistencies a little annoying (most of the audio was recorded some time ago and at different times), but I … Continue reading War Videos update

A Song for the Horizon

I've been messing around for a little while to get a recording of this quartet of poems together to upload as a listenable experience. I managed to do that today - just! A Song for the Horizon - image The sound is a little variable across the 5 different recording elements that comprise the video. … Continue reading A Song for the Horizon

Revisiting ‘Devil In The Wind’

I've experienced concentric distractions today. Each taking further from what I set out to achieve at the beginning of the day. I started with finances. Then went on to editing. After that, there was this interesting poem that I could add some pictures to and then upload to YouTube , , , Some things are … Continue reading Revisiting ‘Devil In The Wind’

5 at the Mic. Reading at The Carrot Ranch

Carrot Ranch - 5 at the Mic A Spoken Word Event Charlii Mills and The Carrot Ranch are well known in blogging circles for supporting and facilitating writers and writing, by activities on the blog and also via the Carrot Ranchers Facebook Group. One of the Facebook group's initiatives has been to institute 5 at … Continue reading 5 at the Mic. Reading at The Carrot Ranch