Posts made in August, 2016

Watery inspiration

Posted by on Aug 24, 2016 in News and Projects | 0 comments

Watery places hold memories. I was dead chuffed to have my poem, River Continuous, chosen for this Poetry on Loan postcard. I’ve used it to spark watery writing workshops exploring memories and a sense of place. Here’s a collective poem written with a group of older adults in Collingwood, remembering splashes from their younger days. The Flow of Life Mapping our lives through watery places and traces Collingwood Library 6 October 2015 with Mandy Ross, Poetry on Loan Remember that pool at West Park where we fed the ducks and fished for tiddlers? It froze over one year. We wrapped up warm to slide on the ice. And there was a brook joined Stanley Road and...

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