Eventshttp://poetrypfevents.co.uk/en-us Most Recent PostsMost recent posts.Grey Hen Press Landscape Series 3:26pm 29 Jul 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Grey_Hen_Press_Landscape_Series_1004/year:2021/month:07/day:29http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Grey_Hen_Press_Landscape_Series_1004/year:2021/month:07/day:29Grey Hen Press's new Landscape Series is now out and available. The four chapbooks shine a light on our natural environment: mountains , lakes , rivers and woods . Come and join just a few of us for the London launch, when we will read a selection of poems by us and by other poets featured. <br /><br />For joining details, contact editor@poetrypf.co.uk. <br />For more information about the books, see See https:/...poetrypfThu, 29 Jul 2021 15:26:05 +0200Margaret Atwood and Anne Sexton 3:25pm 12 Jul 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Margaret_Atwood_and_Anne_Sexton_1003/year:2021/month:07/day:12http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Margaret_Atwood_and_Anne_Sexton_1003/year:2021/month:07/day:12Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems by Margaret Atwood and Anne Sexton.<br /><br /> Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event MAY be online using Zoom. If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfMon, 12 Jul 2021 15:25:21 +0200Ring Out the Bells 3:24pm 12 Jul 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Ring_Out_the_Bells_1002/year:2021/month:07/day:12http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Ring_Out_the_Bells_1002/year:2021/month:07/day:12Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems relating to topic 'Ring Out the Bells'.<br /><br /> Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event MAY be online using Zoom. If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfMon, 12 Jul 2021 15:24:00 +0200Grief and Joy 3:22pm 12 Jul 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Grief_and_Joy_1001/year:2021/month:07/day:12http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Grief_and_Joy_1001/year:2021/month:07/day:12Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems on the topic of Grief and Joy.<br /><br /> Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event MAY be online using Zoom. If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfMon, 12 Jul 2021 15:22:15 +0200Joseph Brodsky & Charles Simic 3:20pm 12 Jul 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Joseph_Brodsky_Charles_Simic_1000/year:2021/month:07/day:12http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Joseph_Brodsky_Charles_Simic_1000/year:2021/month:07/day:12Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: Poems by Joseph Brodsky and Charles Simic.<br /><br /> Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event MAY be online using Zoom. If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfMon, 12 Jul 2021 15:20:11 +0200Writers' Portfolio 3:17pm 12 Jul 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Writers_Portfolio_999/year:2021/month:07/day:12http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Writers_Portfolio_999/year:2021/month:07/day:12Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry. This afternoon is our annual reading by members of our small writing group. In addition, all others present are invited to read one 'short' poem . This is the only occasion in the year when our Members, and Visitors, are invited to read poems they have written themselves. And stay for a chat over tea and biscuits. . e-mail e...poetrypfMon, 12 Jul 2021 15:17:09 +0200Grey Hen Press Presents... 3:05pm 12 Jul 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Grey_Hen_Press_Presents_998/year:2021/month:07/day:12http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Grey_Hen_Press_Presents_998/year:2021/month:07/day:12Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry. This Friday evening is a special event: "Joy Howard presents readings by some of the many 'grey hens' published in the press's popular anthologies. Details t/f but meantime see www.greyhenpress.com.<br /><br />Venue to be confirmed: either at Ripley Arts Centre or online using Zoom. If you'd like to join us, please e-mail editor@poetryp...poetrypfMon, 12 Jul 2021 15:05:42 +0200Healing 3:00pm 12 Jul 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Healing_997/year:2021/month:07/day:12http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Healing_997/year:2021/month:07/day:12Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems about Healing.<br /> Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event MAY be online using Zoom . If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfMon, 12 Jul 2021 15:00:51 +0200Open Choice & Short Talk 2:59pm 12 Jul 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Open_Choice_Short_Talk_996/year:2021/month:07/day:12http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Open_Choice_Short_Talk_996/year:2021/month:07/day:12Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: Short Talk by Mavis Robinson on Vaughan Williams' Poetry Connections; poems topic Open Choice<br /> Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event MAY be online using Zoom . If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfMon, 12 Jul 2021 14:59:21 +0200Reflected Light 3:40pm 22 Apr 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Reflected_Light_995/year:2021/month:04/day:22http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Reflected_Light_995/year:2021/month:04/day:22Please come and join us for the Hants/Somerset launch of the Grey Hen Press anthology, Reflected Light - Responses to the creative arts. This will be online, using Zoom. Please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk to request joining details. <br /><br />6:15 for 6:30pm start.poetrypfThu, 22 Apr 2021 15:40:27 +0200Summer Celebration 1:40pm 24 Mar 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Summer_Celebration_994/year:2021/month:03/day:24http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Summer_Celebration_994/year:2021/month:03/day:24Ticketed event: Summer Celebration. Our Guest Poets at this year's Summer Celebration are Susan Wicks . <br /><br />If you would like to attend the reading, please contact editor@poetrypf.co.uk for payment information and Zoom meeting ID/passcode/link. <br /><br />Sorry, folks - normally at the Ripley Arts Centre, but as this is online and at reduced ticket price, no fabulous buffet this year!<br /><br />poetrypfWed, 24 Mar 2021 13:40:21 +0100Shortlands Poetry Circle 1:23pm 24 Mar 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_993/year:2021/month:03/day:24http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_993/year:2021/month:03/day:24Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems on the theme of 'Travel and Destinations'<br /><br />Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event will be online using Zoom. If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfWed, 24 Mar 2021 13:23:22 +0100Shortlands Poetry Circle 1:21pm 24 Mar 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_992/year:2021/month:03/day:24http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_992/year:2021/month:03/day:24Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems by Wendell Berry and Robert Frost.<br /><br />Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event will be online using Zoom. If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfWed, 24 Mar 2021 13:21:44 +0100Shortlands Poetry Circle 1:20pm 24 Mar 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_991/year:2021/month:03/day:24http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_991/year:2021/month:03/day:24Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems on the theme of 'My own Country'. <br /><br />Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event will be online using Zoom. If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfWed, 24 Mar 2021 13:20:17 +0100Shortlands Poetry Circle 1:17pm 24 Mar 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_990/year:2021/month:03/day:24http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_990/year:2021/month:03/day:24Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems from down under: Clive James, Les Murray, Fleur Adcock<br /><br />Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event will be online using Zoom. If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfWed, 24 Mar 2021 13:17:32 +0100Shortlands Poetry Circle 1:15pm 24 Mar 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_989/year:2021/month:03/day:24http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_989/year:2021/month:03/day:24Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems on the theme of Encounters. <br /><br />Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event will be online using Zoom. If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfWed, 24 Mar 2021 13:15:34 +0100Shortlands Poetry Circle 1:13pm 24 Mar 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_988/year:2021/month:03/day:24http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Shortlands_Poetry_Circle_988/year:2021/month:03/day:24Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry and a chat over tea and biscuits... Today: A short talk by member Christine Pope, Poems topic 'Open Choice'. <br /><br />Normally at Ripley Arts Centre but this event will be online using Zoom. If you'd like to join us , please e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for meeting joining details.poetrypfWed, 24 Mar 2021 13:13:20 +0100Locked Down 12:55pm 24 Mar 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Locked_Down_987/year:2021/month:03/day:24http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Locked_Down_987/year:2021/month:03/day:24Poetry Space, reading from new anthology 'Locked Down', with readings from several <em>poetry p f </em>members and others...<br /><br />This is an online event organised by publisher and poet, Susan Jane Sims. If you would like to attend the event, e-mail Susan for Zoom meeting ID/passcode/link susanjanesims@gmail.compoetrypfWed, 24 Mar 2021 12:55:00 +0100Poetry & Prosecco 12:17pm 24 Mar 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Prosecco_986/year:2021/month:03/day:24http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Poetry_Prosecco_986/year:2021/month:03/day:24A Shortlands Poetry Circle special event, Friday night: Poetry &amp; Prosecco, with readings from published Members of the Circle. Originally planned to be a live event with a small entry charge, as it will now take place online, it's 'no charge, but BYOP' <br /><br />If you'd like to attend, e-mail editor@poetrypf.co.uk for Zoom meegting ID and passcode. Please say 'Shortlands P&amp;P' in the subject line.poetrypfWed, 24 Mar 2021 12:17:00 +0100Reflected Light 12:02pm 24 Mar 2021 [Reading]http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Reflected_Light_985/year:2021/month:03/day:24http://poetrypfevents.co.uk/events/view/Reflected_Light_985/year:2021/month:03/day:24Grey Hen Press, Scottish launch of anthology, <em>Reflected Light - Responses to the creative arts</em>. "One of the most satisfying anthologies I've read for years" . "A treasure chest ... which will delight and enchant the reader" . "Inspirational ... the poems brim with our five subtle senses, and the alchemy of otherness' .<br /><br />Online, using Zoom. If you'd like to attend, email editor@poetrypf.co.uk for ...poetrypfWed, 24 Mar 2021 12:02:03 +0100