Horsing around: comedy poet Rich Davenport defies ME to produce second book of poetry

A comedy poet who suffers from ME and appeared at the recent Morecambe poetry festival has published his second book of poetry. Last weekend Rich did a set at the festival which was headlined by Linton Kwesi Johnson, John Cooper Clarke, and Henry Normal.

Afterwards he said: “The festival was amazing! The audience were lovely, I was on at about 10pm and got to see Attila the Stockbroker and a ch...

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Celebrating WB Yeats in London: artwork to be unveiled

“Enwrought with golden and silver light,

…Tread softly because you tread on my dreams”

(‘He wishes for the Cloths of Heaven’)

Seven years ago, at a night of poetry in west London to celebrate the renowned Irish poet WB Yeats, Chiswick resident and poet and critic Cahal Dallat spoke of a cam...

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