Trowbridge Stanza – Guest Poets and Open-Mic April 7

I organise a Poetry Society Stanza which meets every month (first Saturday of each month, 2-4pm) at Drawing Projects UK, Bridge House, Trowbridge. Join us on April 7th to hear two wonderful poets read, and bring some poems for the open-mic.  Everyone welcome.  This event was originally planned for March but had to be re-scheduled … Continue reading Trowbridge Stanza – Guest Poets and Open-Mic April 7

Poetry Open-Mic Tips

In recent weeks I've done two open-mics - my first two, ever.  Here are my tips: Go to some open-mics as an audience member.  I found this especially helpful to learn how to introduce a poem. Take a selection of poems to read.  One event was extremely busy so open-mic poets were limited to one … Continue reading Poetry Open-Mic Tips