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Buy this book (please). No, really. I mean it.

I would prefer to give books away.

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Guest — Vishvantara
I have ordered my own copy and am now busy totalling up how many I would like to buy for friends as gifts! Can't wait to read it..... Read More
Sunday, 06 March 2016 09:57
Antony Mair
Dear Nell - delighted to say that a cheque was put in the post to you on Friday last, so chalk up another sale!
Sunday, 06 March 2016 14:18
Douglas Hall
Bought, read, inwardly digested and loved it. I now realise that I'm way too lazy to be a successful poet, which is rather liberat... Read More
Tuesday, 26 April 2016 18:24
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THE FEROCITY OF FESTIVALS

When I was young poetry festivals didn’t exist.

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Guest — Fiona Moore
Thanks Nell for supplying some depth and context - local history / local colour - to the festival.
Sunday, 15 March 2015 12:33
Guest — Mandy Haggith
Lovely to meet you there in person at last!
Monday, 16 March 2015 11:17
Guest — Nell Nelson
And you, Mandy -- next time we'll try and do it over a glass. :-)
Monday, 16 March 2015 14:38
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SHUTTING UP

It was difficult getting the window to shut. Several envelopes were stuck in the hinges. But it has shut now.

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Guest — Rachel Mann
Great blog. Thank you for continuing to be generous.
Sunday, 04 January 2015 12:44
Guest — Antony Mair
You're right about readers/poet-readers. As a result of reading Pamela Johnson's article about Poetry Reading Groups (http://www.... Read More
Sunday, 04 January 2015 17:19
Guest — Nell
Couldn't agree more, Antony. I also toy with the idea of having one here, but since I haven't enough time to make dinner, I know I... Read More
Sunday, 04 January 2015 17:35
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WHEN TIME STOPS

At StAnza this year, time stopped (for me) more than once in St John’s Undercroft, one of my most favourite venues in the world. Click on this sentence to see a picture.

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Guest — Sheila Hamilton
Birdsong is a wonderful backdrop to a reading. Is there a book of Tomica Bajsic's poems, possibly parellel text?
Monday, 10 March 2014 22:59
Guest — Nell
I don't think so, Sheila. He was reading in English from typed sheets, not a book. There is one poem in Croatian and English on th... Read More
Monday, 10 March 2014 23:18
Guest — Sheila Hamilton
Thank you.
Tuesday, 11 March 2014 16:15
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THE SPACE BETWEEN THE STANZAS

This is cheating. I am really thinking about StAnza.

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