Monthly Archives: November 2017

FRUSTRATION – Poetry Reading by Patricia Marvin

Poem performed by Val Cole  POETRY 7 questions: 1) What is the theme of your poem? The injustice that are going on in the black community 2) What motivated you to write this poem? Watching the nightly news and seeing … Continue reading

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Read Poetry: Part 1 The Lady of the Meadow, by Fiona Jamieson

Silence , silence , everywhere Not even bird song in the air In stillness does the river flow Yet poppies on the breeze do blow On meadows that do stretch before Today, as in the days of yore What horrors … Continue reading

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Read Poetry: MOM’S ANGEL, Ken Allan Dronsfield

She sits majestically atop the Christmas tree hair of gold buttons sparkling dress of white lace her wings a stunning silver hue I watched each year her being placed with loving care upon the tree. My mother standing back telling … Continue reading

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Read Poetry: DAUGHTER OF THE SEVEN SOULS, by Fadrian A. Bartley

The cloud overcast, and with rain droplets On the street of gallium valley Silence in the atmosphere Except the sound of a noisy boot worn by a priest Walking swiftly down the wet lonely street A little book in his … Continue reading

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The Bane of Whitechapel – Poetry Reading by Lee A Forman

   Performed by Val Cole Get to know the Poet: What is the theme of your poem? Horror / Historical What motivated you to write this poem? A documentary about Jack the Ripper. How long have you been writing poetry? … Continue reading

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Escape – Poetry Reading by Farzleen F Khan

Performed by Val Cole Get to know the poet:  1) What is the theme of your poem? Drama 2) What motivated you to write this poem? Watching the documentary leading to Amy Whinehouses’ death 3) How long have you been … Continue reading

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Beautiful Dead Dragonfly Why – Poetry Reading by James Gaynor

  Performed by Val Cole 1) What is the theme of your poem? Is there a moment of clarity preceding the final darkness that is either night or death? 2) What motivated you to write this poem? My friend, the … Continue reading

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