Monthly Archives: January 2014

February 2014, What’s On Midlands Spoken Word

Sun 2nd Poets with passion, Ort Cafe,500-504 Moseley Road, Balsall Heath, Birmingham, B12 9AH 3.30pm, free in open mic. Tues 4th Night Blue Fruit, Coventry,7.30pm start, free in, Tony Owen hosts-open mic sign up on the night. Tues 4th Word … Continue reading

Posted in Midlands Poetry What's On | Leave a comment

Spire Writes, Chesterfield, January 2014

This was my third visit to Spire Writes but my first to the new venue, the White Swan PH. A deluge outside of biblical proportions was ignored by a burgeoning audience which spilled out of the main room into the … Continue reading

Posted in Behind the Arras Reviews | Leave a comment

Poems 2014

A Cumbria peak has been declared a mountain after amateur surveyors found it was three quarters of an inch (2cm) higher than originally thought. – Growing Up Thack Moor rests still, No longer a hill, In a moment something … Continue reading

Posted in Poems | Leave a comment

January 2014, What’s On Midlands Spoken Word

The new year opens with a plethora of fine regular events and the opening of a new one, The Poetry Lounge in Ludlow on Tues 21st.Severla events catch the eye, but Helen Mort’s Spire Writes in Chesterfield on we 8th … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | Leave a comment