Archive for the 'Performance' Category

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.

May’s Poetic Madness!

Friday, May 12th, 2017

Tonight I am In The Slammer the Cheltenham Poetry Festival Slam with a host of fab poets at the Playhouse Theatre, Saturday I’ll be in the Cafe Rene Gloucester for more poetry with Food For Thoughts and Sunday I will be back over into Cheltenham for more Poetry Festival goodness in the Waterstones! Tuesday I’ll […]

Busy Poet – Me

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Busy poetic time are coming up Thursday 27th of April Villanells Gloucester Fountain Inn from 7-11 pm – I am running a workshop at the beginning of the evening followed by recording performances and interviews organised by The Gloucester Poetry Society Saturday 29th of April ReneGade Festival 2017 3 -1:30 pm which is opening with […]

Attacks on Identity

Sunday, August 28th, 2016

The Maze Festival event was amazing, there were fab stories and I have got photos…. but… whilst getting out of our van and into the venue I was verbally insulted as was my daughter and then whilst we were in the venue our van was smeared in human poo. I am very upset about this […]

Saffron Waldon Maze Festival

Sunday, August 21st, 2016

Not quiet poetry but it is related honest! So Saffron Waldon has a Maze Festival and on the 19th of August they are having an opening event called “I Got Lost” at the football club. I am going to be telling a story about getting lost – I will give you a clue it is […]

Paid-Mockracy Video

Thursday, July 14th, 2016

Video of my political performance piece Paid-Mockracy.

Science Showoff

Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

Tomorrow night I’ll be performing at SCIENCE SHOWOFF buys the farm at the Grain Barge in Bristol – there will be puppets and poetry and space and hopefully no singing!

My Rant Against the Government

Friday, May 20th, 2016

My “rant at the government” is mentioned in this write up of Swindon’s Slam though they did spell my name wrong!

Slams and Other News

Friday, May 13th, 2016

Tonight Friday 13th I will be performing in the Cheltenham Poetry Festivals Slam – Slam Burger. I will be swearing on stage, in a poem, this is actually an incredibly hard thing for me to do… I can just see all the little old ladies from the church of my youth frowning at me in […]

I Hate Race Week – The Video

Thursday, January 28th, 2016