Poetry Blog by Dominic Berry
Dominic Berry on Gerry Potter interviewed by Dominic Berry about 'THE MEN POMES' (Tue, 24 Jan 2012 04:58 pm)
Laura Taylor on Gerry Potter interviewed by Dominic Berry about 'THE MEN POMES' (Tue, 24 Jan 2012 04:38 pm)
Isobel on Gerry Potter interviewed by Dominic Berry about 'THE MEN POMES' (Tue, 24 Jan 2012 04:18 pm)
Thursday 23rd May 2013 11:27 am
'The Men Pomes' by Gerry Potter
8pm, 29.2.12 - 3.3.12
Studio Salford, Kings' Arms, 11 Bloom Street, Salford £7 / 5
Tickets can be bought on the night at the door or bought online http://www.ticketweb.co.uk/user/?region=gb_northwest&query=schedule&venue=kingsarmssalford&month=1&day=29&year=112&interface=kingsarmssalford
Creator of Chloe Poems and writer of smash hit play 'Miracle', Gerry Potte...
Tuesday 24th January 2012 3:32 pm
Once-upon-a-time, a barman worshipped the Sun.
Worked nights so didn’t see much of it
but in his head he’d got stories of
the Fire God supreme,
vanquishing monsters who'd eat out your dreams.
He called the Sun ‘Hero’,
believed it had six pairs of arms,
giant wings of flame
and the handsomest nose in the galaxy.
Made moons blush
Friday 17th December 2010 1:38 pm
Hiya. You might know some critical
folk who refer to over-the-top poetics as 'purple' writing. I am
colour-blind and have never seen purple.
PURPLE by Dominic Berry
Purple is there
making butterfly hands in an eye's corner,
in top hat shadows when you should be sleeping.
Smells of joss sticks and cold lakes.
Purple might be naked,
with eye-liner swirls round large, flat ni...
Monday 30th March 2009 2:42 pm
Just a quickie review of one of the best pieces of poetry performance i've seen in a long time. Voices of Descent is fast, witty, provocative and, above all else, hugely enjoyable.
Taking on the themes of globalisation and environmental impact, Ben had taken on a tough job to create a work that wasn't either preachy or too lightweight. A fantastic idea was to have the play powered by bicycle (in a...
Thursday 1st May 2008 12:20 pm