Monday, April 22, 2024

Next Buzzwords Sunday May 12th


Next Buzzwords Sunday May 12th

Upstairs at the Exmouth Arms, Bath Road, Cheltenham

Workshop lead by Rosie Jackson 7pm

Open mic and readings 8pm

Guest poet Rosie Jackson

 pay on the door, £5 waged, £3 unwaged.


ROSIE JACKSON lives in Teignmouth, Devon. Widely published, she has won many awards, including Commended National Poetry Competition 2022, 1st prize Teignmouth 2021, joint 1st prize Hedgehog Press 2020, 1st prize Poetry Space 2019, 1st prize Wells 2018, 1st prize Stanley Spencer Competition 2017. A Hawthornden fellow in 2017 and nominated for the Pushcart prize 2021, her latest collection is Love Leans over the Table (Two Rivers Press, 2023).

Moniza Alvi: ‘rare, nourishing poems, open and vulnerable, spiritually aware and with an acute sense of beauty and struggle.’  

Other works include Light Makes it Easy (2022), Aloneness is a Many-headed Bird (with Dawn Gorman, 2020), Two Girls and a Beehive: Poems about Stanley Spencer and Hilda Carline (with Graham Burchell 2020).