Archive for the 'Performance' Category

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

Sarah Who Wears Space

Monday, December 7th, 2015

I was asked to take part in the Quiet Compares event and it was fantastic! Based on the theme of space I made a little booklet and got my new dress with pictures of galaxies on it! Sarah who runs the event did this lovely write up! Sarah Who Wears Space

Space Poetry

Thursday, November 12th, 2015

Friday 20th November Cheltenham The Strand 40-42 High St, Cheltenham GL50 1EE, I think it is like £5 to get in. This is a poetry event run by the Quiet Compere to coincide with the Medicine Unboxed conference that happens each year in Cheltenham. I have very kindly been asked to perform! I am quiet […]

The Baby Wocky

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

It was milky and the drooly babe That did wail and wiggle in the cott All smiley was her little face And her gums all smooth and pink Beware the gummy mouth my friend The jaws that gum, the tongue that sucks Beware the nappy; and the milky stool; and shun The fumourous terdy leak […]

Festive Poetry and Climbing

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

The queen of the fairy godmothers visited the climbing centre today and told off a very naughty elf who would not share the Chocs and spoke to Father Christmas about all the good children and told stories about a little mouse and enjoyed the crafts very very much. Also my mum phoned me up to […]

Amazing Spoken Word Poem About our Education System

Monday, April 7th, 2014

Dear Mr Grove This is an amazingly harrowing spoken word / performance poem about our education system here in the UK by Jess Green.

The Dream

Friday, February 14th, 2014

For Alaric and keeping going to be the person you need to be The Dream You and me we had a dream Do you remember? Once we were so keen Life excitement The need for extremes It poured forth And we bathed But responsibility Made us cave So we sink Sunk by being brave And […]

The Art House Bristol

Friday, January 24th, 2014

Thursday I headed off to Bristol with the lovely Nick Short, the aim – to read poetry at the Art House. We had a little bit of trouble finding it, the Art House is a lovely little cafe with a cellar/entertainment area. There are arty pictures on the walls and yummy foods to be had. […]

Geek Street

Sunday, January 12th, 2014

Geek street feel the beat Of fingers tapping not the feet Geek street Where programmers meet Turn out coding neat Even when some still use l33t spk That algorithm needs a tweak Seek the answers on Geek Street Better than star fleet Is completing the feet of debugging by the pants of your seat The […]