Monthly Archives: December 2013

Scottish Writers’ Centre

Last night I was lucky enough to be invited to give a Glasgow launch to my tall-lighthouse pamphlet ‘Pursued by Well-being’. Jim Carruth, the head honcho of the St Mungo’s Mirrorball hacienda, asked William Bonar, Amy Anderson and I to … Continue reading

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Tell It Slant

My friend Ellen McAteer has gone mad and opened a poetry book store. Here’s how she explained herself to the doctors: We are tell it slant, a new bookshop specialising in poetry, spoken word and visual poetry, based in the centre … Continue reading

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Antiphon

The online journal Antiphon has been publishing fine poets since 2011, poets such as Harriet Tarlo, Ann Sansom and Alison Brackenbury. Its recent commemorative issue 7 celebrated the Sheffield Poetry Festival and includes two poets for whom I have a great … Continue reading

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Defiance

  16 June 1964

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