I taught sciences in Malawi between 1990 - 1992 as a VSO (Voluntary Service Overseas) volunteer. My first poetry pamphlet Bougainvillea Dancing, published 2002, raised money for charities working in Malawi. The original pamphlet is sold out now, but I was delighted that Chris Crittenden reviewed it recently on Owl Who Laughs.
Most of the poems in…Continue
I've now sold out of my poetry pamphlet Unthinkable Skies!
You can still buy Unthinkable Skies from Calder Wood Press (http://www.calderwoodpress.co.uk/) or Wordpower Books (either via their website (http://www.word-power.co.uk/books/unt...) or from their shop at 43 - 45 West Nicholson Street, Edinburgh).
You can borrow Unthinkable Skies from the Scottish Poetry Library
I edit a small on-line poetry journal, Bolts of Silk. Recently I've become annoyed by the number of people who repeatedly send me more poems almost immediately after I've rejected a submission. I always make it clear in my rejection letter that they should wait six months before re-sending and it's made clear in the submission guidelines too (…Continue