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May 2019

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Tue, 21 May
2:30 pm
finishes at 4:30 pm

Poetry Appreciation

At Ripley Arts Centre [Bromley] see map
Part of a series: Shortlands Poetry Circle

Visitors £2 + 50p refreshments

Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry (bring 2 poems to read, but not your own, 1 must be short) and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems by Commonwealth Poets (from UK & Abroad) more
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Tue, 21 May
8:00 pm
finishes at 10:00 pm


At Shortlands Tavern [Bromley]
Part of a series: Stanza (KNW)

Free but please buy drinks at the bar...

PLEASE NOTE ALTERNATE VENUE (our usual venue is closed for refurbishment)

The Shortlands Tavern, 5 Station Road, Bromley, BR2 0EY, right by Shortlands station.  Some street parking nearby.  Upstairs room, open from 7:30.

Come and join us to share and discuss poetry and /as poetry matters

Please bring all or any of: 2 poems of your own to share in a read-round, recent successes or your favourites most welcome.  1 or 2 poems of your own for feedback. 1 or 2 published poems you admire, that are not your own, for read-round and group discussion.

Stanza Members, And you?

Fri, 24 May
4:45 pm
Sat, 25 May
9:30 pm

Writing Our Selves

Reading with Open Mic
At The Art Workers' Guild [London (West Central)]

free entry

Second Light May Festival featuring women poets.
The Art Workers' Guild, 6 Queen Square, London, WC1N 3AT.

Fri 24th  4:45-6pm, Guest Poets Angela Kirby/Susan Jane Sims + Open Mic
Sat 25th  4:45-5:45pm, Guest Poets Nancy Mattson/Christine Vial + Open Mic
& doors 7:15 (wine available), start 7:45pm. Host: Wendy French. Readers: Alison Brackenbury, Caroline Carver, Katherine Gallagher, Mimi Khalvati and launch of Anne Stewart's collection 'The Last Parent'.
PLEASE LET US KNOW IF YOU PLAN TO ATTEND so that we keep track of numbers... many thanks!  email 01689 811394
Men are most welcome to attend. more
Alison Brackenbury, Caroline Carver, Wendy French, Katherine Gallagher, Mimi Khalvati, Angela Kirby, Nancy Mattson, Susan Jane Sims, Anne Stewart, Christine Vial