Pre course exercise

The course got underway on Friday with a two part exercise. We were given two poems to read and comment on. The second part of the exercise was to write your own poem about a family member or a friend. Spent much of the weekend playing with my children but did find time to read…

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Ten days to go

On 10th September I start the Poetry 2 course with poetry kit www.poetrykit.org.uk. I’m going to use this blog to keep track of my work and to provide a place to reflect over the ten weeks of the course. I’ve already been reading lots of poetry in preparation; Seamus Heaney and Robert Minhinnick in particular.…

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