Eventshttp://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/en-us Most Recent PostsMost recent posts.From Bromley to Burma 2:18pm 10 Jul 2019 [Reading with Open Mic ]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/From_Bromley_to_Burma_952/year:2019/month:07/day:10http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/From_Bromley_to_Burma_952/year:2019/month:07/day:10<p>Four poets living in and around the Bromley area come together to give a reading from their latest books, published in 2018/19 &ndash; Isabel Bermudez, Ruth Smith and Anne Stewart and Jean Ellis .<br /><br />We hope to see you there! <br /><br />More event info and links to poets online:<br />http://www.poetrypf.co.uk/images/frombromleytoburma.pdf <br /></p>poetrypfWed, 10 Jul 2019 14:18:19 +0200Poetry Appreciation 2:16pm 4 Jul 2019 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_951/year:2019/month:07/day:04http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_951/year:2019/month:07/day:04Our last meeting of the year! Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits - maybe even a mince pie... Today's topic: Fairs, Fetes and Festivals.poetrypfThu, 04 Jul 2019 14:16:35 +0200Poetry Appreciation 2:15pm 4 Jul 2019 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_950/year:2019/month:07/day:04http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_950/year:2019/month:07/day:04Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: Poems by Mary Oliver and Mary WilsonpoetrypfThu, 04 Jul 2019 14:15:02 +0200Poetry Appreciation 2:13pm 4 Jul 2019 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_949/year:2019/month:07/day:04http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_949/year:2019/month:07/day:04Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today's topic: LandmarkspoetrypfThu, 04 Jul 2019 14:13:59 +0200Poetry Appreciation 2:12pm 4 Jul 2019 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_948/year:2019/month:07/day:04http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_948/year:2019/month:07/day:04Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems by Liz Berry, Jackie Kay, Helen MortpoetrypfThu, 04 Jul 2019 14:12:55 +0200Poetry Appreciation 2:11pm 4 Jul 2019 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_947/year:2019/month:07/day:04http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_947/year:2019/month:07/day:04Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: Writers' Portfolio reading, plus 1 poem from others present - your own is welcome today!poetrypfThu, 04 Jul 2019 14:11:51 +0200Poetry Appreciation 2:09pm 4 Jul 2019 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_946/year:2019/month:07/day:04http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_946/year:2019/month:07/day:04Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: Poems by Paul Muldoon &amp; Matthew SweeneypoetrypfThu, 04 Jul 2019 14:09:30 +0200Poetry Appreciation 2:08pm 4 Jul 2019 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_945/year:2019/month:07/day:04http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Appreciation_945/year:2019/month:07/day:04Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: Open Choice topic.poetrypfThu, 04 Jul 2019 14:08:27 +0200From Bromley to Burma 3:45pm 26 May 2019 [Reading with Open Mic ]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/From_Bromley_to_Burma_944/year:2019/month:05/day:26http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/From_Bromley_to_Burma_944/year:2019/month:05/day:26<p>4 poets local to the Bromley area: a reading of poetry and prose...<br /><br />... plus 3 local guest poets: Christine Pope, Janet Ryan &amp; Nola Turner + a few 'poems from the floor'&nbsp; http://www.annestewart.me.uk/4poets22jun.pdf&nbsp; <br /><br />5pm to 7:45 pm&nbsp; Come and join us at The Parlour, Petts Wood Methodist Church, Queensway, Petts Wood, Orpington BR5 1EB&nbsp; Wheelchair accessible.</p>poetrypfSun, 26 May 2019 15:45:23 +0200Four Voices 7:27pm 1 May 2019 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Four_Voices_943/year:2019/month:05/day:01http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Four_Voices_943/year:2019/month:05/day:01<p>Poetry at West Greenwich Library,&nbsp;&nbsp;Tuesday 7<sup>th</sup>May 7.30.&nbsp;&nbsp;Jane McLaughlin, Dino Mahoney, Chery Smyth, Colin Pink.&nbsp;&nbsp;Organised by In-words, see their website&nbsp;http://in-words.co.uk.&nbsp;&nbsp;Admission free.</p>poetrypfWed, 01 May 2019 19:27:39 +0200Tonewood launch event 1:50pm 1 May 2019 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Tonewood_launch_event_942/year:2019/month:05/day:01http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Tonewood_launch_event_942/year:2019/month:05/day:01A reading to promote the launch of Tonewood, a collaboration between poet, Sue Rose, and photographer, Lawrence Impey. 34 black and white images of trees paired with 20 poems written in response in a beautifully-produced hardbook book in a limited printrun of 100. The photos will be on display from 11-25th June 2019. The gallery is in the Hampstead Emporium, London, NW3 9TE.poetrypfWed, 01 May 2019 13:50:59 +0200Book Launch - Tonewood 1:46pm 1 May 2019 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Book_Launch_Tonewood_941/year:2019/month:05/day:01http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Book_Launch_Tonewood_941/year:2019/month:05/day:01Come along to celebrate the launch of Tonewood, a collaboration between poet, Sue Rose, and photographer, Lawrence Impey. 34 black and white images of trees paired with 20 poems written in response. This is a limited printrun of a beautifully-rpoduced hardback book, published by Eaglesfield Editions. There will be an exhibition of poems and photos throughout May downstairs in the Poetry Cafe.poetrypfWed, 01 May 2019 13:46:48 +0200Writing Our Selves 6:35pm 29 Apr 2019 [Reading with Open Mic ]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Writing_Our_Selves_940/year:2019/month:04/day:29http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Writing_Our_Selves_940/year:2019/month:04/day:29Second Light May Festival featuring women poets.<br />The Art Workers' Guild, 6 Queen Square, London, WC1N 3AT.<br /><br />Fri 24th&nbsp; 4:45-6pm, Guest Poets Angela Kirby/Susan Jane Sims + Open Mic<br />Sat 25th&nbsp; 4:45-5:45pm, Guest Poets Nancy Mattson/Christine Vial + Open Mic<br />&amp; doors 7:15 , start 7:45pm. Host: Wendy French. Readers: Alison Brackenbury, Caroline Carver, Katherine Gallagher, Mimi Khalvati and launch of Ann...poetrypfMon, 29 Apr 2019 18:35:50 +0200Ver Poets Reading & Open Mic 6:09pm 29 Apr 2019 [Reading with Open Mic ]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Ver_Poets_Reading_Open_Mic_939/year:2019/month:04/day:29http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Ver_Poets_Reading_Open_Mic_939/year:2019/month:04/day:29PLEASE NOTE DIFFERENT VENUE TO NORMAL:<br />St Albans Central Library, The Maltings, AL1 3JQ<br /><br />Guest poets all have new/recent collections: <br />Michael Bartholomew-Biggs, 'Poems in the Case'; <br />Nancy Mattson, 'Vision on Platform 2';<br />Anne Stewart, 'The Last Parent'poetrypfMon, 29 Apr 2019 18:09:31 +0200Launch of pamphlet, Sleepless Nights 9:33pm 25 Apr 2019 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Launch_of_pamphlet_Sleepless_Nights_938/year:2019/month:04/day:25http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Launch_of_pamphlet_Sleepless_Nights_938/year:2019/month:04/day:25Dennis Tomlinson is holding an event to launch his first poetry pamphlet,<em> Sleepless Nights,</em>&nbsp;published by Maverick Mustang Manuscripts. He will be reading both published and unpublished work. Drinks will be available from the bar of this stately pub witha beautiful view of the Thames<em></em>poetrypfThu, 25 Apr 2019 21:33:31 +0200PoetryOut Loud 1:57pm 22 Apr 2019 [Course or Workshop]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/PoetryOut_Loud_937/year:2019/month:04/day:22http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/PoetryOut_Loud_937/year:2019/month:04/day:22<p>A Friendly Drop - In&nbsp; Group where anyone can come and share, write and talk about Poetry.&nbsp;</p><p>All welcome. Accessible Venue.</p><p>Meets every 3rd Thursday of the month.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Sandiway Library, Mere Lane, Northwich, Cheshire CW8 2NS</p>poetrypfMon, 22 Apr 2019 13:57:52 +0200Poetry Out Loud 5:14pm 12 Apr 2019 [Course or Workshop]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Out_Loud_936/year:2019/month:04/day:12http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Out_Loud_936/year:2019/month:04/day:12A Friendly Drop in Group where anyone can come and share, write, talk about poetry&nbsp; all welcome.&nbsp; meets every 3rd Thursday of the month.<br /><br />Sandway Library, Mere Lane, Northwich, Cheshire, CW8 2NSpoetrypfFri, 12 Apr 2019 17:14:56 +0200BOOK LAUNCH 11:40am 9 Apr 2019 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/BOOK_LAUNCH_935/year:2019/month:04/day:09http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/BOOK_LAUNCH_935/year:2019/month:04/day:09<strong>Launch of Dinah Livingstone's 10th poetry collection,<em>&nbsp;Embodiment.&nbsp;</em>Dinah will read some poems from the book. Wine.&nbsp;</strong>poetrypfTue, 09 Apr 2019 11:40:43 +0200HOMAGE TO EUROPE 11:32am 9 Apr 2019 [Reading with Open Mic ]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/HOMAGE_TO_EUROPE_934/year:2019/month:04/day:09http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/HOMAGE_TO_EUROPE_934/year:2019/month:04/day:09<p><strong>Dinah Livingstone will be reading mainly her translations of European poets with just a few of her own poems. Poets from the floor are welcome, and particularly welcome to read a poem by a European poet they have translated.</strong></p>poetrypfTue, 09 Apr 2019 11:32:07 +0200Poetry in the Crypt 5:01pm 4 Apr 2019 [Reading with Open Mic ]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_in_the_Crypt_933/year:2019/month:04/day:04http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_in_the_Crypt_933/year:2019/month:04/day:04<div><strong>A Poetry reading by poets John Clegg, Sasha Dugdale and Geraldine Paine</strong>&nbsp;<br />Poets from the floor welcome. Free cakes and coffee!<br />All proceeds to Hospice Care Kenya</div>poetrypfThu, 04 Apr 2019 17:01:37 +0200