In Folkestone Harbour for the 2019 Remembrance for Lost Species Day with artist Judith Anketell and poet Chris Poundwhite. Kindred spirits!
Photographers Against Wildlife Crime – the launch of the Chinese edition – at the Leica Gallery in Mayfair. Reading with Jo Harper, alternating between Chinese and English the Pangolin poem that accompanied Chris Packham’s photograph.
Wigtown Book Festival in 2018.
Starlings, which won the main prize, will be in my new collection ‘God of Lost Ways’ from IDP later this year.
At the launch of Forbidden, my beautiful hand-stitched portfolio made by Maria Isakova Bennett, Coast to Coast to Coast. Liverpool, 2019. With Maria and Rebecca Gethin.
Briony Bax and her mum mixing gin cocktails!
Poetry at Aldeburgh, 2019. These lovely people looked after me all weekend!
Ambit Poetry Competition and 60th Birthday Celebration, Manchester, 2019, with Ella Duffy and Yvonne Reddick.
At the South Downs Poetry Festival 2017, Lewes, with my winning poem Meath Street Horses plastered on the side of the van!
A Seren First Thursday reading in Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff. With Amy Wack, Alexandra Ford and Maggie Harris.