I live in Scunthorpe, quite a deprived little town, and the town centre is almost derelict as there are so many empty shops! I wrote this poem after a walk around town yesterday. Most video content is my own.
A little video I’ve made of my Spoken word poetry…
New poem…’From Your Lips Young Mum’ WARNING: explicit language From your lips young mum My universal credit comes today A takeaway from the Chinese Fake Adidas trainers Blow some money on Primark tat A bit of this, a bit of that A bit of baccy, a bit of blow Nappies for the wee ‘un TheContinue reading “From Your Lips Young Mum”
My new book, Hitting Hard, is a collection of raw, gritty poetry, written for spoken word, that depicts the realities of my working class world. From Britain’s Breadline Kids, to Skinny Culture, this collection comes from a Northern girl’s poetic heart. But it here: http://mybook.to/hittinghard
On Feb 7th I am really excited that I will be part of a spoken word poetry gig with the amazing Salford poet JB Barrington and the awesome Hull poet Jim Higo. It promises to be a funny and poignant night with some brilliant, gritty, real life poetry. It’s at Cafe Indiependent, Scunthorpe on FebruaryContinue reading “Great Poetry Gig coming up in Scunthorpe…”