Poetry Blogs (open mic)
I am hosting an online open mic using Zoom.us conferencing software beginning at 7 pm (UK time) on 1 July 2018. We will use Zoom.us teleconferencing software (meeting ID 260-756-986) and take turns reading our poems out as you would in a physical open mic. With luck, we will have a few poets from Britain and a few from the US as well. If people join from other countries, that is even better, but t...
Wednesday 27th June 2018 2:16 pm
My thoughts on paper hour after hour
When I lie in bed or in the shower
I do it all so you can glower
I'm the insignificant Poet
I stand up here and on my own
Hearing every sigh and groan
Whilst you sit and play on your mobile phone
I'm the insignificant Poet
I write it daily, profound and deep
Words to make you laugh or weep
Inspired whilst you were fast as...
Friday 7th April 2017 10:49 pm
Thursday 23rd May 2013 11:27 am
We're very excited about the next event we're running in Guildford at the Bar des Arts, opposite the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre. It's on Tuesday 20th November, and you can find it on the Gig Guide. It's the only good thing about my turning 21 again the next day - this is my pre-birthday party!
We have five guests, four of whom have been to the Bar as features before and one whom we've met at se...
Friday 16th November 2012 1:58 pm
As some of you may know there's a character limit on the event pages on here, so I've decided to upload the full itinerary so far for my birthday OpenMind event on 25th January at TV 21, 10 Thomas Street, Manchester as a blog for the OpenMind group page.
Everyone is very much welcome to attend my special OpenMind event whether they're first time readers, casual open micers or veteran ...
Tuesday 10th January 2012 6:22 pm
I am hosting and have some great features, Anthony Anaxagorou and HKB FiNN.
Get a chance to discuss the work with the poets, intimately!
Open mic available
Tuesday 1st November 2011 3:23 pm
Wednesday 7th September 2011 10:56 am
a big thanx to Gemma Lees who hosted the event and invited me along and also thanx to all who showed an interest in my poem book, poems and free download of my work. and to the other poets there, we are family.:)
NORWEGIAN BATTLE (Halifax bomber raised from Norway fjord)
Dull metallic monster sitting on the bottom, forty fathoms
down, crushing weight of black water...
Monday 29th August 2011 2:45 pm
Hello Stirred relaunches at the lovely Sandbar on this Monday 1st November!
A night celebrating the work of current and forgotten female writers, open mic (men allowed if they read a female poet's poem too) female and male guest slots, unfabulous prizes to be won.
Friday 29th October 2010 6:43 pm
It's all on! Check out http://www.poetrykapow.co.uk or http://www.writeoutloud.net/public/eventview.php?day=23&month=07&year=2010 for details!
Thursday 17th June 2010 4:31 pm
Accidental Afternoon of Poetry
1:00 - 3:30
41 old birley street
A special kind of open mic with a twist
After accidentally keeping a booking for the YARD theatre in Hulme for the 19th of June i thought i might as well use it for some good.
This event called "Accidental Af...
Tuesday 8th June 2010 6:19 pm