Archives: January 2018

Verse Matters

… anthologies are like buses … Delighted that my poem ‘Welcome’ is included in ‘Verse Matters’ a new anthology edited by Rachel Bower and Helen Mort. The book has evolved from the legendary ‘Verse Matters’ spoken word movement started by Rachel and now run by an intersectional feminist arts collective. Also proud to see work

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Small Acts of Kindness

Delighted to have two poems – ‘Insha’Allah’ and ‘In Common’ in this anthology from Nottingham Peacebuilders. Copies are available from Five Leaves Bookstore and Waterstones in Nottingham. ‘In Common’ was inspired by the late Jo Cox MP, and written for Sheffield’s Great Get Together in June 2017, one of many such events held across the

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