‘In woods we forget things, at the wood edge we tell stories’

I’m very excited to say I’ve got funding for a new project, which will take place this autumn.  It’s called ‘In woods we forget things, at the wood edge we tell stories‘ – click for a blog which will document our progress.  The project is funded by Shropshire Hills AONB and Shropshire Housing Group, and many many thanks to them. The project will provide opportunities for three … Continue reading ‘In woods we forget things, at the wood edge we tell stories’

‘Around the Crow the weather’

It rained on Welshpool Poetry Festival, but didn’t dampen this great little celebration of words in Mid Wales.  I read with Gillian Clarke on the final evening, and am now wallowing in the delights of her new Picador Selected Poems. But before that I ran a workshop for children.  Here’s a few pics and some very promising lines from a group of focused and inventive … Continue reading ‘Around the Crow the weather’