THINGS ARE HAPPENING... 

 
 
 
Words about Mental Health at Rough Trade, Nottingham

Words about Mental Health at Rough Trade, Nottingham

 
Rain Dance Scratch as part of the Little Ed Fringe, Derby, 2018

Rain Dance Scratch as part of the Little Ed Fringe, Derby, 2018

 
Stamford Mayor Making 2018

Stamford Mayor Making 2018

 
 
Poetry Pit, St Ives

Poetry Pit, St Ives

 

Upcoming Shows

July 31st -   Pint of Poetry Picnic, Poetry Stone St Mary’s Church, Stamford - Compere

August 28th  Pint of Poetry, Cellar Bar, Stamford - Compere

September 21st - Rain Dance & Skip Skip Skip, City Arts Nottingham - double header show alongside the amazing Leanne Moden

September 25th -   Pint of Poetry, Cellar Bar, Stamford - Compere

September 26th- 29th - Stamford Georgian Festival, various locations Stamford - generally cavorting about reciting things in stockings

October 4th - Various Locations, Stamford - National Poetry Day

October 30th -   Pint of Poetry, Cellar Bar, Stamford - Compere

November 11th - Remembrance Day, Stamford - single performance

November 25th - Christmas Festival and Lights Switch on - single performance

November 27th -   Pint of Poetry, Cellar Bar, Stamford - Compere

 
 
Pecha Kucha at Wordstock, Free Word Centre, London

Pecha Kucha at Wordstock, Free Word Centre, London

Live Projects

NaPoWriMo - my own feeble attempts at producing a daily poem for a month in 2017 can be found here:  https://amonthofpoeticmistakes.tumblr.com/

MISTAKES - The second 'PARTY' edition of my bootleg poetry zine will be published at some point

RAIN DANCE - There's a longer solo show about mental health and burnout underway right now called 'Rain Dance', scratch events will be listed above

 
Emoting at Find the Right Words, Leicester

Emoting at Find the Right Words, Leicester

Other places...

There's plenty of amazing spoken word open mics around, but here are some of my favourite open mics in the East Midlands:

Find The Right Words, Leicester

Crosswords, Nottingham

Pint of Poetry, Stamford