26th September 2019

Sue Boyle
Maggie Harris

31st October 2019

Martin Figura
Helen Ivory

28th November 2019

Claire Crowther
Carrie Etter

19th December 2019

Neil Richards
Tom Sastry

30th January 2020

John Greening
Sue Sims

27th February 2020

Stephen Boyce
Dawn Gorman

26th March 2020

Dominic Fisher
Deborah Harvey

30th April 2020

Maria Jastrzebska
Louise Warren

28th May 2020

Graham Burchell
Rosie Jackson

25th June 2020

Raine Geoghegan
Jennie Osborne

30th July 2020

Alyson Hallett
Penelope Shuttle

27th August 2020

Jean Atkin

24th September 2020

Julia Deakin

Maria Jastrzebska

Guest Poet: Maria Jastrzebska

Poet, editor and translator Maria Jastrzebska came to the UK from Poland as a child. The True Story of Cowboy Hat and Ingenue (Cinnamon Press/Liquorice Fish 2018) is her fourth full-length collection. She co-edited Queer in Brighton (New Writing South 2014). Her drama Dementia Diaries toured nationally with Lewes Live Literature (2011). Her poetry is much anthologised and features in the British Library Between Two Worlds - Poetry and Translation project.

Louise Warren

Guest Poet: Louise Warren

Louise Warren's first collection A Child's Last Picture Book of the Zoo won the Cinnamon Press first collection prize and was published in 2012. A pamphlet In the scullery with John Keats also published by Cinnamon Press came out in 2016. She has been published by many magazines including Ambit, Rialto and Poetry Wales. In 2018 she won first prize in the Prole Laureate Poetry Competition with her poem The Marshes which appears in her new pamphlet John Dust published by V.Press September 2019.

30th April 2020, The Swan Hotel, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire BA15 1LN

7:30pm - 10:00am.

Come and join us at Bradford on Avon's popular reading series, Words & Ears. Bring a poem or two to share in the open mic, or just bring yourself. All performers and listeners welcome: open mic slots always available on the night. £4 on the door.