29th June 2017

Lisa Brockwell
Beatrice Garland
Kate Noakes

27th July 2017

John Greening
Penelope Shuttle

31st August 2017

Rachel Curzon
Helen Evans

17th September 2017

Carrie Etter

28th September 2017

Zelda Chappel
Peter Robinson

26th October 2017

Jonathan Edwards
Sarah Watkinson

30th November 2017

Tania Hershman
Daniel Sluman

Tania Hershman

Guest Poet: Tania Hershman

Tania Hershman's debut poetry collection, Terms & Conditions, will be published by Nine Arches Press in July 2017 and her third short story collection, Some Of Us Glow More Than Others, by Unthank Books in May. Tania is also the author of a poetry chapbook, Nothing Here Is Wild, Everything Is Open (Southword, 2016), which won 2nd prize in the 2016 Fool For Poetry Contest, and two short story collections, and co-author of Writing Short Stories: A Writers' & Artists' Companion (Bloomsbury, 2014). Tania is curator of ShortStops (www.shortstops.info), celebrating short story activity across the UK & Ireland. www.taniahershman.com

Daniel Sluman

Guest Poet: Daniel Sluman

Daniel Sluman is a 30 year old poet and disability rights activist. He co-edited the award-winning disability anthology FTW: Poets against Atos, and was named one of Huffington Post's Top 5 British Poets to Watch in 2015. His second collection the terrible was published by Nine Arches Press last year, and he is currently co-editing a new anthology of disability poetry, as well as preparing for a PhD at Birmingham City University this year.

30th November 2017, The Coach House, The Swan, Bradford on Avon

7:30pm - 10:00pm.

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