Absence and Edges

Absence and Edges

Absence and Edges Poetry Breakfast ~ at home Sheenagh Pugh is our special guest this month, and has chosen the theme ‘Absence and Edges’. Sheenagh has made her home on Shetland (Hil and I must get there one day!) and many of her poems are deeply reflective...
Books we read in June

Books we read in June

Talking about books  ~ at home   Click here for our curated booklist at Pengwern Books Click here to contribute to Anna's 'coffee and a paperback' fund Click here to send in your recommendations by 23/7/21 books we read in June Unusually, two books...
Soul Music

Soul Music

nina simone Feeling Good Staying with our lovely friend, Ann, in Suffolk this week, she happened to mention a music programme on Radio 4 that had completely passed me by. Driving home I looked up the programme, ‘Soul Music’, and was excited to see listed...
Our daily bread

Our daily bread

jennie can cook and now, so can I! I never really had the time or the inclination to get into cooking (Hilary points out that without either of these things she always managed to have a meal on the table at the end of the day!) but since early lockdown, to the...
She is Fierce

She is Fierce

she is fierce Brave, bold and beautiful poems by women 5th Dudley Girl Guides by Liz Berry Your plain faces are lovely as buntingin the sunlight while you pitch your tents calling to each other to pull guy-ropes tautcrawling easy as lads     lifting the silver pole...