On Reviewing

The image is a painting of a woman reading a book

The poetry group I belong to was talking about reviews. I said that one of the good things about writing reviews is the way it helps you to grow your poetry community, bringing you into contact with other poets and with publishers. It’s of value to your reading practice since it encourages close reading of… Continue reading On Reviewing

Some Poetry Reviews

Before I attend Claire Trévien's Poetry Reviewing Workshop later on today, I thought, in best Blue Peter tradition,  I'd link to some reviews I wrote earlier. I've posted reviews of two poetry collections on this blog, Riddance by Anthony Wilson and The Night my Sister went to Hollywood by Hilda Sheehan. I have three OPOI reviews at Sphinx… Continue reading Some Poetry Reviews