Recent submissions have been busy. This one flew and nested. Silver Birch Press.
Transaction by Nina Lewis When it all fell through I went shopping. The clothes store had a sale on and I found this hat, stared too long at the reflection of my head wearing it, mirroring thoughts…
Source: Transaction, poem by Nina Lewis (ME, IN A HAT Poetry and Prose Series)
It’s almost that time of year again… time to spread a little festive kindness. My Kindness Advent Calendar works just like a normal advent calendar but instead of the usual chocolate countdown, we …
Source: Act of kindness #24: Kindness Advent Calendar
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POETRY FILM NIGHT presents Alastair Cook
To complete our Poetry Film Night, we have the master of poetry film making – Alastair Cook.
We have chosen Amerika (The Man Who Disappeared)
It was three years in the making, with new writing by twenty of the world’s best poets, sountracked by composer Luca Nasciutia and read by poet Rachel McCrum – screens worldwide from Autumn 2016. New ekphrasis work by poets John Glenday, Vicki Feaver, Stevie Ronnie, Janie McKie, Brian Johnstone, Jo Bell, Andrew Philip, Linda France, Dave Bonta, Angela Readman, Michael Vandebril, Gerard Rudolf, George Szirtes, Emily Dodd, Ian Duhig, Rachel McCrum, Robert Peake, Polly Rowena Atkin, Pippa Little and Vona Groarke.
Treat yourself to the full screen, get comfortable, sit back and relax.
POETRY FILM NIGHT presents Kei Miller
This is poetry and poet on film really. Another favourite poet of mine, Kei Miller, who I was fortunate to watch and meet at Swindon Poetry Festival 2015.
Let us start with the interview.
And now for a poem.