Tag: Poetry

Stephen Watt ~ Guest Post & Interview @StephenWattSpit

Stephen Watt is here today with a guest post and interview for you to enjoy. Huge thanks to Stephen for stopping by. Enjoy, Kelly xoxo A Guest Post by Stephen Watt  My second collection ‘Optograms’ is not primarily a noir poetry collection but has traces of crime poetry between its lines. When writing about social

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COASTWORD 2017 Dunbar @CoastWordFest @cath_simpson13 @PascaleBientot #Day3

Our final day was my absolute favourite of all three. I was filled with so much excitement of the thought that I would get to meet Shelley Day again, I first met and heard about her novel The Confessions Of Stella Moon earlier this year at the Linlithgow Festival. There is something so very special

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COASTWORD 2017 Dunbar @CoastWordFest #Day2

CoastWord Festival Day 2  We arrived For Day 2 at the Dunmuir Hotel, Dunbar. Joanne from PortobelloBookBlog and I claimed our familiar front row seats, today would be a smorgasbord of poetry, written word and song. First up was Magi Gibson with local poets Melissa Goodbourne, Jo Gibson, Pen Reid and Ruth Gilchrist.  First up I

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COASTWORD 2017 Dunbar @CoastWordFest @thejennawatt @kirstylawmusic #Day1 #Music #Play #Scottish

CoastWord Festival 2017 Dunbar  ~ Day 1  I was lucky enough to be one of this years chosen bloggers along with my friend and fellow blogger, Joanne ~ Portobello Book Blog. We travelled down from Edinburgh on Friday the 19th, filled with trepidation and excitement. The festival was held at The DunMuir Hotel in Dunbar. A

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Coastword Festival 2017 ~ Bloggers @CoastWordFest @Portybelle & @Lovebooksgroup

Very excited to announce that my friend and fellow blogger Joanne Baird aka @Portybelle along with myself are the bloggers for this year’s fabulous Coastword Festival in Dubar. Featuring a host of talented folks, from Val McDermid, Shelley Day, Catherine Simpson and Kirsty Law to name just a few. It takes place on the 19th –

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Shore Poets | Scotland ~ @ShorePoets #Edinburgh #Poets

Well, my world was opened up in a wonderful way last night. I was invited to the Shore Poets, open mic event hosted at Outhouse Bar in Edinburgh.  I had no idea what to expect. My mind racing with scenarios of what the event may be like. These were all surpassed and it really was

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