Eventshttp://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/en-us Most Recent PostsMost recent posts.A Memorable Day 6:53pm 15 Jul 2017 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/A_Memorable_Day_831/year:2017/month:07/day:15http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/A_Memorable_Day_831/year:2017/month:07/day:15Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits Today: Poems on the topic of A Memorable Day.poetrypfSat, 15 Jul 2017 18:53:16 +0200The Visual Arts 6:51pm 15 Jul 2017 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/The_Visual_Arts_830/year:2017/month:07/day:15http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/The_Visual_Arts_830/year:2017/month:07/day:15Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems on the topic of The Visual Arts.poetrypfSat, 15 Jul 2017 18:51:23 +0200Poems by Carole Satyamurti, Mimi Khalvati 6:50pm 15 Jul 2017 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poems_by_Carole_Satyamurti_Mimi_Khalvati_829/year:2017/month:07/day:15http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poems_by_Carole_Satyamurti_Mimi_Khalvati_829/year:2017/month:07/day:15Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems by Carole Satyamurti and Mimi Khalvati.poetrypfSat, 15 Jul 2017 18:50:02 +0200Fight of Flight 6:48pm 15 Jul 2017 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Fight_of_Flight_828/year:2017/month:07/day:15http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Fight_of_Flight_828/year:2017/month:07/day:15Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: Poems on 'Flight or Flight' - the Survival Instinct.poetrypfSat, 15 Jul 2017 18:48:32 +0200Writers Portfolio 6:47pm 15 Jul 2017 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Writers_Portfolio_827/year:2017/month:07/day:15http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Writers_Portfolio_827/year:2017/month:07/day:15Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: A reading by Shortlands Poetry Circle Writers - includes poems by writers unable to attend - and 1 poem by others present.poetrypfSat, 15 Jul 2017 18:47:11 +0200John Milton and William Blake 6:42pm 15 Jul 2017 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/John_Milton_and_William_Blake_826/year:2017/month:07/day:15http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/John_Milton_and_William_Blake_826/year:2017/month:07/day:15Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: Poems by John Milton and William Blake...poetrypfSat, 15 Jul 2017 18:42:35 +0200Open Choice 6:41pm 15 Jul 2017 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Open_Choice_825/year:2017/month:07/day:15http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Open_Choice_825/year:2017/month:07/day:15Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: Poems on any topic.poetrypfSat, 15 Jul 2017 18:41:03 +0200Save-As Writers presents... 6:14pm 8 Jul 2017 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Save_As_Writers_presents_824/year:2017/month:07/day:08http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Save_As_Writers_presents_824/year:2017/month:07/day:08a Save-As Writers Special event... 5:30 to 7:30 pm<br /><br />The Beaney House of Art and Knowledge, Community Room,<br />18 High Street, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2BD<br /><br />"These three poets have distinctive&nbsp;voices and it promises to be a scintillating evening..." Luigi Marchini<br /><br />There will be refreshments.poetrypfSat, 08 Jul 2017 18:14:34 +0200Readings by leading poets 5:51pm 14 Jun 2017 [Reading with Open Mic ]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Readings_by_leading_poets_823/year:2017/month:06/day:14http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Readings_by_leading_poets_823/year:2017/month:06/day:14Lumen, 20 June - 7-8.45 p.m.<br />Readings by Maureen Duffy, Ruth Padel &amp; Declan Ryan<br />Organised by Ruth O'Callaghan, introduced by Belinda Singleton<br />Open mic in second half. <br />Drinks, raffle. All proceeds to cold Weather Shelters<br /><br />poetrypfWed, 14 Jun 2017 17:51:46 +0200Second Light Spring Festival 1:47pm 12 May 2017 [Reading with Open Mic ]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Second_Light_Spring_Festival_822/year:2017/month:05/day:12http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Second_Light_Spring_Festival_822/year:2017/month:05/day:12Two days of workshops at this popular festival will culminate in open mic readings for women poets.<br />On Friday 19th May, the featured readers will be Anne Stewart and June Hall.<br />On Saturday 20th May, the featured readers will be Maggie Butt and Hannah Lowe.<br />Maggie Butt will be reading poems about women.<br />On both days the readings run from 5 - 6pm. Men are welcome in the audience. <br />The Artworkers Guild...poetrypfFri, 12 May 2017 13:47:12 +0200Whit Lit - Whitstable Literary Festival 11:47am 8 May 2017 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Whit_Lit_Whitstable_Literary_Festival_821/year:2017/month:05/day:08http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Whit_Lit_Whitstable_Literary_Festival_821/year:2017/month:05/day:08Maggie Butt will be reading poems about the sea. &nbsp;<br />5-6pm, Sunday 14th May at Whitstable Castle.<br />She will be reading with local poets Nancy Charley and Fiona Sinclair.poetrypfMon, 08 May 2017 11:47:11 +0200Shortlands Poetry Circle 2:13pm 25 Apr 2017 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_820/year:2017/month:04/day:25http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_820/year:2017/month:04/day:25<p>Over 100 years of poetry appreciation... Members meet to share poems on particular topics or by particular poets. Visitors are very welcome. Come and join us for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits...&nbsp; Today: Poems on the topic of Sun, Moon, Stars.</p>poetrypfTue, 25 Apr 2017 14:13:07 +0200Summer Celebration 2:10pm 25 Apr 2017 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Summer_Celebration_819/year:2017/month:04/day:25http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Summer_Celebration_819/year:2017/month:04/day:25<p>Over 100 years of poetry appreciation... Members meet to share poems on particular topics or by particular poets. Visitors are very welcome. Come and join us for the pleasure of poetry.&nbsp;<br /><br />Summer Celebration - readings by guest poets.<br />Price includes slap-up buffet!<br />Book tickets by e-mail: shortlands@poetrypf.co.uk or tel Anne Stewart 01689 811394</p>poetrypfTue, 25 Apr 2017 14:10:13 +0200Shortlands Poetry Circle 2:07pm 25 Apr 2017 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_818/year:2017/month:04/day:25http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_818/year:2017/month:04/day:25<p>Over 100 years of poetry appreciation... Members meet to share poems on particular topics or by particular poets. Visitors are very welcome. Come and join us for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits...&nbsp; Today: Poems by living female poets.</p>poetrypfTue, 25 Apr 2017 14:07:31 +0200Shortlands Poetry Circle 2:05pm 25 Apr 2017 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_817/year:2017/month:04/day:25http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_817/year:2017/month:04/day:25<p>Over 100 years of poetry appreciation... Members meet to share poems on particular topics or by particular poets. Visitors are very welcome. Come and join us for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits...&nbsp; Today: Poems on the topic of Herbs, Spices and Colour.</p>poetrypfTue, 25 Apr 2017 14:05:18 +0200Shortlands Poetry Circle 2:03pm 25 Apr 2017 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_816/year:2017/month:04/day:25http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_816/year:2017/month:04/day:25<p>Over 100 years of poetry appreciation... Members meet to share poems on particular topics or by particular poets. Visitors are very welcome. Come and join us for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits...&nbsp; Today: Poems by Stephen Spender and Christopher Isherwood.</p>poetrypfTue, 25 Apr 2017 14:03:21 +0200Shortlands Poetry Circle 2:01pm 25 Apr 2017 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_815/year:2017/month:04/day:25http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_815/year:2017/month:04/day:25<p>Over 100 years of poetry appreciation... Members meet to share poems on particular topics or by particular poets. Visitors are very welcome. Come and join us for the pleasure of poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits...&nbsp; Today: Open Choice.</p>poetrypfTue, 25 Apr 2017 14:01:34 +0200Grey Hen 10th Anniversary 4:36pm 20 Apr 2017 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Grey_Hen_10th_Anniversary_814/year:2017/month:04/day:20http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Grey_Hen_10th_Anniversary_814/year:2017/month:04/day:20<p>A Grey Hen Press 10th Anniversary event...<br /><br />York Explore Library &amp; Learning Centre, Library Square, YO1 7DS.</p><p>2 to 4pm: Readings from all the Grey Hen poetry anthologies! <strong></strong></p>poetrypfThu, 20 Apr 2017 16:36:07 +0200Cliff Forshaw and Sarah Stutt double booklaunch 6:59pm 11 Apr 2017 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Cliff_Forshaw_and_Sarah_Stutt_double_booklaunch_813/year:2017/month:04/day:11http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Cliff_Forshaw_and_Sarah_Stutt_double_booklaunch_813/year:2017/month:04/day:11<p><strong>THE LARKIN CENTRE FOR POETRY AND CREATIVE WRITING,&nbsp;UNIVERSITY OF HULL,&nbsp;PRESENTS</strong><strong></strong></p><p><strong>a double launch with CLIFF FORSHAW and SARAH STUTT&nbsp;reading from their new chapbooks</strong></p><p><strong>Cliff Forshaw <em>Satyr</em> <br /><strong>Sarah Stutt <em>Winter Born</em> </strong><br /></strong></p><p><strong>Tuesday 25 April 6pm </strong></p><p><strong>Arts Caf&eacute;, Middleton Hall, University of Hull. </strong></p><p><strong>Free. All Welcome.<br /><br />For details of Cliff's<em> Satyr</em> - a satirical sequence illustrated by Cliff's paintings and drawings, as wel...</strong></p>poetrypfTue, 11 Apr 2017 18:59:50 +0200Launch reading - Belinda Singleton - 7 May 1:02pm 10 Apr 2017 [Reading]http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Launch_reading_Belinda_Singleton_7_May_812/year:2017/month:04/day:10http://www.poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Launch_reading_Belinda_Singleton_7_May_812/year:2017/month:04/day:10<p>Belinda Singleton at Torriano, 7 May, launching her collection, 'Foxes don't Wear Watches' .<br />Also reading: Janice Windle<br />Host: Lisa Kelly<br /><br />plus Open Mic</p>poetrypfMon, 10 Apr 2017 13:02:12 +0200