Category Archives: poetry reading

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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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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Maybe, There Is Still Hope – Poetry Reading by Melissa R. Mendelson

Performed by Val Cole Get to know the poet: What is the theme of your poem? Even when we are at our worst, there is still a splinter of hope. What motivated you to write this poem? We have been … Continue reading

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INDIAN SUMMER – Poetry Reading by Vihang A Naik

Performed by Val Cole Get to know the poet:  FFP : Festival For Poetry VaN : Vihang A. Naik FFP ) What is the theme of your poem? VaN ) I was exploring the theme of Summer with reference to … Continue reading

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Read Poetry: LORD MANDERBEEL, by Dale Clement

/ #horror/ #madness/ #halloween/ #gothic/ #macabre/ #beguiled Epic Gothic tale A somewhat artist friend of mine asked me stately meet to dine And sure enough without no quiver a horse drawn carriage had delivered Me from ones abode so cold draped my shoulders cloak of bold … Continue reading

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