When Anthony Wilson interviewed me…

Anthony Wilson sent me some questions and I've answered them in this post.  Some of them are to do with me taking part in NaBloPoMo and NaNoPoblano and blogging every day in November.  I've sent some questions to him and you'll be able to read his answers tomorrow at his blog. Can you say why you … Continue reading When Anthony Wilson interviewed me…

Interview with artist Anita Taylor

Professor Anita Taylor is an artist,  Dean of the School of Art and Design at Bath Spa University, Director of the Jerwood Drawing Prize and Founder of Drawing Projects UK which has a new base at Bridge House, Trowbridge. Last week, I popped into Bridge House to see The Discerning Eye Collection which is being shown there until … Continue reading Interview with artist Anita Taylor

Meeting Kate Firth

While I was at All Day Sonnets in Winchester last Saturday, I had the pleasure of meeting poet, actor, and professional voice coach Kate Firth who will be running a Performance Skills Workshop at the Poetry Festival on Saturday, 8 October. Somewhat pressed for time, and thinking about my 'what's in your bag/pocket' series, I … Continue reading Meeting Kate Firth

Find out more about #LossLit

Tweet your creative responses to 'loss' and be a part of this new digital writing project. On Twitter recently the #LossLit hashtag has caught my eye and I've noticed people tweeting micropoems and microfictions to do with 'loss'.  There's a #LossLit evening tonight at 9pm (GMT) so I'll be tuning in to Twitter and following … Continue reading Find out more about #LossLit