Apr 29-May 4
Poetry: Towards a Collection
Navigating a maze of your own creation
Caroline Bird has five poetry collections published. Her most recent, In These Days of Prohibition, was shortlisted for the Ted Hughes Award and the TS Eliot Prize for Poetry.
We’re all familiar with the safety instruction stickers on the side of fire extinguishers, and the haiku-like advice on matchboxes: ‘store…
Pain, like a tuning fork, sings clearest when held lightly. We all want to write about the significant people/situations/emotions in our…
‘New experiences’ are often cited as creative fuel but let’s face it, life can be repetitive, most of us sleep in…
Many years ago I wrote a poem called ‘Playing at Families’ in which I imagined that my parents were tiny dolls…