Making a curtain

Making a curtain

Making a curtain I’m very proud of my increased domesticity since the onset of Covid so there will be occasional posts (boasts?!) on here about sewing, cooking, even cleaning! Back in October, I made my first curtain, with phone calls to Susie to help me along...
Derek Mahon

Derek Mahon

A tribute to derek mahon from TradFest Temple Bar A wonderful tribute to the great Irish poet, Derek Mahon. Give yourself an hour and just enjoy this! Contact Anna info@wenlockbooks.co.uk (yes this is still the right email!) Keep in touch! For all the latest news...
Vanishing Acts 2

Vanishing Acts 2

Vanishing Acts 2 Poetry Breakfast ~ at home No, you’re not seeing double, or experiencing déja vu! This is our second Poetry Breakfast on the theme of Vanishing Acts as we simply had too many poems to include them all in one blog. So Tess Jolly is our special...
Chiffchaff

Chiffchaff

Chiffchaff      Shriek of the Week Photo credit @lorrainebirder / Twitter   When I was poorly in 2017 I spent a lot of time in bed, not even able to read. Luckily for me, my bedroom window opens onto our garden, a brook, and a woodland, and I became very familiar...
Kenneth Steven

Kenneth Steven

kenneth steven I first came across this poem by Kenneth Steven when one of my readers chose it for a Poetry Breakfast on the theme ‘Written on the Shore’ back in July of last year. I loved the poem, bought the card it was printed on, started writing to...