Monthly Archives: January 2013

Burns 2013

And now I’m up-to-date, more news arrives. My poem ‘On a Black Mountain’ is featured in the 2013 Burns Windows Project. As was the case last year (see my February 2011 post), the far-sighted people of Dumfries are celebrating poetry … Continue reading

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10RED

And finally October came. I gave a reading in the second city at Kevin Cadwallender’s 10Red night in the Persevere Bar on Easter Road. Great name. Great gig. Great host.     Kevin’s here: https://en-gb.facebook.com/kevincadwallender   There’s a video here … Continue reading

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Bridport

And then, in September… I have to take a breath here because this was terribly exciting… I was shortlisted for the Bridport Prize.   I’m not sure what else to say, really. So I won’t say anything.   They’re open … Continue reading

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Gutter

Trying to catch up – I’m a hopeless blogger. Way back in August, four of my poems appeared in Gutter 07: ‘Entrance’, ‘Resurrection Shuffle’, ‘Reformation’, and ‘Young Samoans on Tour’. I’m very pleased to say that my three St Mungo’s … Continue reading

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