Archive for the 'Video' Category

Spoogy Woogy Oooogy!

Friday, October 13th, 2017

Monday night I inflicted my childrens poetry on an audience in the Waterstones Cheltenham as part of the Villanelles series run by The Gloucester Poetry Society. This beautiful photo of the reading was taken by Kurt Schroeder Photography which is a challenge as I can’t really do flash photography and the light levels were poor! […]

Monster Creation

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

This is a film/poem documenting how the large version of the Muse Monster Writing Game came into existence. I had a lot of fun making this a few years ago – it’s a bamboo flute I am playing for the sound track by the way.

Gay Marriage Video

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

Video of my poem Gay Marriage made a couple of years ago now!

Button Poetry

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

I’ve been meaning to point these guys out for a while – Button Poetry youtube channel is amazing and well worth a watch! https://www.youtube.com/user/ButtonPoetry

Gloucester Cathedral Poetry Reading

Sunday, May 28th, 2017

Back in 2012 to my amazement I ended up performing in Gloucester Cathedral – this was just at the point where in Russia Pussy Riot had been jailed for performing in a church. This is a video of my performance and my little speech about being lucky.

The Winter’s Heart Video

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

I’ve combined the images from Winter’s Bloom with the song Winter’s Heart to make a music video – hope you enjoy it

A Poem for Refugees

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

Cate Blanchett and co created this heart hurting (https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/sep/13/cate-blanchett-leads-celebrities-in-un-video-poem-for-refugees?utm_term=Autofeed&CMP=twt_b-gdnnews#comment-83148764) to highlight the plight of refugees. The poem is hard hitting with a panic inducing rhythm.

Video of Love: A Stranger Dream

Thursday, September 8th, 2016

This is the arts video I made of my non-lineal visual poem Love: A Stranger Dream. It is 18 minutes long to warn you before you embark on the watching odyssey. I created felt backdrops, learnt to play two new instruments and did a hell of a lot of fuffing and yack shaving to get […]

Paid-Mockracy Video

Thursday, July 14th, 2016

Video of my political performance piece Paid-Mockracy.

I Hate Race Week – The Video

Thursday, January 28th, 2016