Plenty of Poetry Society Members on this year’s Live Canon pamphlet competition longlist. The competition was for pamphlets of between 18 and 35 poems. Four pamphlets will be selected for publication by the Live Canon Poetry Press.
Poetry Society Members on the longlist are Robin Houghton, Miranda Peake, Maeve Henry, Kathryn Southworth, Tania Hershman, Christopher North, Fiona Larkin, Katie Griffiths (2nd in 2018 National Poetry Competition), Carole Bromley, and Cheryl Moskowitz.
livecanon are an ensemble performing poetry (from memory) at theatres, festivals and events throughout the UK, recording poetry for radio and CDs, creating poetry installations and digital projects, publishing poetry, and working with young people to create, explore and enjoy poems.
Was it the Diet Coke, and other questions – Robin Houghton
The Rocksong of Sogolsur – Golnoosh Nour
Yellow – Miranda Peake
Blood Lines – Maeve Henry
Only the pixels are wet – Ruth Aylett
WonderGlass – Kathryn Southworth
The nurses so vivid and gone like dreams – Wes Lee
How High Did She Fly – Tania Hershman
It’s Not a Thing that Happens – Christopher North
Transformation Consultant – Fiona Larkin
My Shrink is Pregnant – Katie Griffiths
The Song of Bonfire Bill – James Turner
Somewhen – Benedict Newbury
Sodium 136 – Carole Bromley
Jasmine Street – Cheryl Moskowitz
Everywoman gets piped Onboard – Joolz Sparkes
The So-Blue and Other Places – Clare Basarich
Please don’t trample us; we are trying to grow! – Steph Morris
26 June 2019