Said power concedes nothing
Without a demand
Mine, and occasionally others'.
Join your hosts Cheryl Mclennan and CW Stubbs for a night of spoken word, poetry, music and overall joy. Last Thursday of the month at The Full Stop Cafe!
At Housman's Bookshop, 5 Caledonian Road, King's Cross, London N1 9DX.
Join Janine and special guests including Tim Wells and Owen Collins to launch her new poetry collection, Ranting Rhyming Revolting.
Entry is £3, redeemable against any purchase (so you get it back buying the book!).
Details at Housman's website.
ABOUT MOUTHS WIDE SHUT POETRY:
A monthly space to explore, experience & experiment, with prattling prose & poetry.
We're a fully inclusive, fully accessible space open to every poet from all walks of life - old and new - who are looking for a small and welcoming community. Expect riffing by candlelight in a centuries-old Chapel.
Last Saturday of every month.
A night of top notch badass woman-lead NEW YEAR celebration, in Finsbury Park's finest venue, Silver Bullet.
Line-up for FRIDAY 8 January 2016:
Join us at The Kitchen @the Bridge, 73-81 Southwark Bridge Road, SE1 0NQ
This event is free of charge: please email firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm your attendance so we can ensure that there is enough food and drink!
Janine will be the feature poet at Well Versed! at Doncaster's Brewery & Tap.
A poem written in 1985, back in my days as The Big J. I might choose different wording these days, but the point remains - depressingly - relevant. The illustration is from Wake Up! fanzine when it published this poem and the Housewife's Trial iin 1985.