Overhear Walking Tour

Over the past few weeks, I’ve been working with the Overhear Poetry app and Ben Waddington from Still Walking Festival, to develop a walking tour which combines an exploration of the city centre with a live poetry experience. Part guided tour, part poetry reading, and part writing workshop, the event was premiered over this past weekend, with a trial run on Saturday 26 October, and the real event on Sunday 27 October.

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Independent’s Day at Hay

On Friday 31 May, I attended a reading as a part of the ‘Independent’s Day at Hay’ event, a fringe event held in Hay-on-Wye during the running of the main festival.

The event showcased a number of writers of all genres, who have all been published independently. The readings varied from film fiction and thrillers, to non-fiction accounts of place, people and the past. My contribution was to read some poetry, from my debut collection, Bella.

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