Next reading: not poetry for once!
25 April, Librairie du Rivage, rue Aristide Briand, Royan.
Talking not only about the book but my trip to
27 May. Talking to NUJ members Paris about the book, during our monthly meeting.
September at Shakespeare and
want to order the book, you can order from any
- Shakespeare & Co. 37, www.shakespeareco.org Ph/ Fax: 01 43 25 40 93, 37 rue de la Bûcherie, Paris 75005
- Le Rivage, Royan, firstname.lastname@example.org
2007 British Association of Women
Writers and Journalists, in
Here, reading in both English and French to a mixed audience in Thénezay, at
L'Arbre du Livre, February
Photo © Beryl Brennan
La Rochelle, Salon de la Poésie
2006 : Les Amis de la Poésie, Bergerac, The Flying Goose Café, Chilwell, Nottingham, bilingual reading at the book fair, L'Arbre au Livre, Thénezay and Printemps des Poètes à Royan, la Librairie du Rivage
Exeter Uncut; Southend Writers' group with Derek Adams...
A big thank-you to all the groups who have invited me and given me such a warm welcome! Thanks especially to Anne Delperier (Bergerac), Maryvonne Beauchamp and Beryl Brennan ( Thenezay), Ross Bradshaw and John Lucas ( Nottingham), to Dilys Wood, John Rety, Anthony Fisher, (London) François Garros ( La Rochelle), the two Exeter Jameses, Derek Adams (Southend) and Katherine Gallagher (Barnet) for inviting me and / or organising things so well at these various events. Each has been a special occasion for me.
Scintilla Long Poem Competition, commended for Found in Translation, a sequence
2005 Nottingham Open Poetry Competition, Merit Prize "Building the Alder Fence" ( a poem that got written too late for inclusion in Sudden Maraschinos, but it is part of the Kolodno diary sequence... click on Poems and you can read it)
2004 Biscuit Poetry Prize: 5 poems in the Top Ten for Poetry; published in Biscuit Anthology, The Nude is Miss Mae's Bedroom
2004 Essex Poetry Festival, commended for "Scented Caraway" Published in Nature and the Spirit, Issue 2, Littoral Press.
2004 Torbay Festival commended for "Moules Marinière». Published in Acumen 51.