Archive for March, 2018

World Poetry Day 2018

Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

Today is World Poetry Day – poetry is something that crops up in all cultures and spans the depths of time. Here is what the United Nations have to say about it – this date was designated World Poetry Day in 1999 sadly I think I only really found out about it a few years […]

The Man

Monday, March 12th, 2018

There is a man And he has a wife He loves her with his all She saved him Quelled the loneliness That ate him from within Together they made a home And she grew him babies So he wouldn’t be lonely His family He looks after them But his soul hurts And his heart is […]

International Womens Day 2018

Monday, March 5th, 2018

For International Women’s Day the Gloucester Poetry Society are putting on Raised Voices – with headline poets Tanya Feasey and Chloe Jacquet. Two very different but powerful poets ranging from humour to the deeply profound and sometimes both mixed together! I will be hosting and Ada Lovelace The Puppet will also be there along with […]