Bad Feminist

So, we ran an open mic night at The Crimson Word, called ‘Gender: Mind your own Body’. I wrote a poem for the night. A rumination on my relationship with my body and my gender over the years. My friend, the poet Tom Bland came to read for us. He has started a new online …

Laments and Incantations – Fundraiser

In the past 2yrs I have been loosely writing  around a theme called ‘Laments and Incantations’ for performance events.  I am now running a ‘GoFundMe’ campaign to raise money to bring out a limited edition chapbook of 150 signed and numbered copies with stunning original photo by Leif Sebastien. The poems printed will all have …

Summer Festivals, September Fun!

I’m popping off to Berlin at the end of August to experience The Poetry Brothel Berlin – Bacchanal and coming back by way of a little festival in a field outside of  Amsterdam on 1st Sept. Madly excited that our project  The Crimson Word is taking off!  We have 2 exciting events in September playing in a …

About

I am a creative interested in performance, media and participative methodologies. I work across a range of  platforms from community training projects through to installations and performances.  I set up the community theatre, art and media company ‘MetaPlay’ in 2005, to give access to arts participation and training to communities and groups. Alongside Metaplay, I …