Live Canon Poetry Prize Book Launch and Readings

I’m pleased to say that my poem ‘A Baby Speaks on his Birthday in an Autumn Garden, 2020’ has reached the shortlist in this year’s Live Canon Poetry Prize and will be performed at the anthology book launch and prize ceremony, along with all shortlisted poems, online on Tuesday, 19 October, 20:00 – 21:30 BST.Continue reading “Live Canon Poetry Prize Book Launch and Readings”

Launch of ‘Cur’ by Martin Malone

Just to say I’ll be reading a poem or two at the Albion Beatnik Bookshop (34 Walton Street, Oxford OX2 6AA) in Oxford this Friday, 16th October, 7pm, for the launch of Martin Malone‘s new book ‘Cur’, fresh off the press at Shoestring Press. Other poets reading include Hilda Sheehan, Richard Skinner, Roy Marshall, Robin HoughtonContinue reading “Launch of ‘Cur’ by Martin Malone”

Cristina Navazo-Eguía Newton Book Launch at Swindon Open Mic

This was a wonderful evening of poetry, storytelling and live music at Swindon Central Library organised and hosted by Hilda Sheehan and Matt Holland from Swindon Artswords and Michael Scott, Chair of BlueGate Poets.  The first half was an open-mic session and in the second half Cristina read from her book, Cry Wolf, which isContinue reading “Cristina Navazo-Eguía Newton Book Launch at Swindon Open Mic”