Tag Archives: Hull City of Culture

Blue Bird Concept Piece

Dull blade of language, From blue shard beak, A flat sonnet For one who cannot speak Beneath the bell jar, Vowels prising leaden A once morning song; Abraded letters caged From petrified tongue Run aground From the grinding sky Mouthing … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Book

  This piece was based on my poem ‘Prison’: In the pumpkin patch, I see your face – Hard Bloated Round angled Fiery for harvest and carved For home use – Isosceles eyes Square nose Jagged mouth agape, Crown removed … Continue reading

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My Mama and I at Hull City of Culture Launch Night

My beautiful mama and I

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Hull City of Culture 2013 Bid: ‘White Song’ included in ’10 Miles East of England’

My poem ‘White Song’ has been included in ’10 Miles East of England’, a pamphlet which is being circulated in the Hull City of Culture bid. I am honoured enough to be one of 20 local writers to have their … Continue reading

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