I’ve set myself the challenge of writing a haiku every day. My personal highlights from May are using Naomi Woddis‘ photos as inspiration (more of those next month!) and the super-tricky limerick-haiku. Check out my Instagram and Twitter for more – and for a daily dose of haiku! Want a haiku yourself? Suggest a topic to me!
Sometimes I’m asked by people new to spoken word about events in London – how can I find good gigs, and where can I perform in a slam or at an open-mic? So here’s a little list of recommendations and links. Run a spoken word gig in London? Drop me an email to be included! Continue reading
Drinking and poetry go together like an easy simile. Lord Byron, Charles Bukowski, Dorothy Parker, and many many more – all liked a little more than a tipple. The idea of a craft beer festival appealed to this poet very much, so on Sunday I headed to Battersea Arts Centre for their Love Beer event – and to write haiku about some of the beers I tasted. Beerku? Beerku.