Dawn Gorman believes poetry should be everywhere - puts it on beermats,
uses it to
work with people with memory loss, facilitates writing workshops, organises poetry
events and runs international poetry competitions. She is widely published, and has
performed in New York, Paris, London - and lots of smaller places in between.
“Poetry isn't a profession, it's a way of life. It's an empty basket;
you put your life into it and make something out of that.” Mary Oliver
Guest Poet: Cora Greenhill
Cora Greenhill has three recent collections, The Point of Waking (Oversteps Books 2013), Far from Kind (Pindrop Press, 2016), and her epic poem, Artemis, The People's Priestess (Three Drops Press, 2017). Her work has appeared widely eg in The North, The Interpreter's House, Magma, Tears in the Fence, Orbis, MsLexia etc. She hosts Sheffield's Writers in The Bath, and lives in The Peak District and Crete. She taught Gabrielle Roth's 5 Rhythm dancework for over 20 years, and her poetry is full of the rhythms and metaphors of dance and the earth.