Frances Galleymore and Robert Peake Published in South Bank Poetry

sbp15Members Frances Galleymore and Robert Peake have poems forthcoming in both Issue 15 and Issue 16 of South Bank Poetry. The launch reading for Issue 15 will take place at the Poetry Café on April 18th at 8PM.

Further details are available here.

Congratulations, Frances and Robert!

News from Sarah Doyle

A Song for SpringtimeMember Sarah Doyle’s poem “A Song of Springtime” has been published in Dawntreader, making this her third consecutive publication in the magazine. The poems is inspired by a J.W. Waterhouse painting of the same name.

Sarah also judged the Supporters of Alexandra Park Library poetry competition, and has launched a series of jazz-poetry events, The Sunday Edition, which she is co-hosting at the Dugdale Theatre in north London.

2013 is turning into a busy year already!

Launch for Annemarie Cooper’s Book The Flight of Birds

PenguinMember Annemarie Cooper’s collection The Flight of Birds, published by Soaring Penguin, will be launched at the Camden/Lumen Poetry Series in Camden on March 1st. Annemarie will read poems from the collection alongside two other poets. Annemarie also recently had two poems accepted in Dawntreader.

Well done, Annemarie!

Urban Harvest Launch Reading in Camden Town

Several members read poems at the Urban Harvest book launch reading, held at the Camden/Lumen Poetry Series. Books will also become available for ordering online shortly. Meanwhile, here are some photos from the evening.

Member Readings in March

Photo: Mark Robinson

Members of Highage Poets will be reading at a variety of events in the London area this month.

Monday, March 5th at 8PM at the Troubadour — Member Robert Peake will read alongside other poets published in Magma Poetry 52.

Monday, March 12th at 7:30PM at Dugdale Centre, Thomas Hardy House — Member Sarah Doyle will read alongside Carol Ann Duffy, Ruth O’Callaghan and other poets from Salisbury House. Unfortunately, this event has already SOLD OUT.

Sunday, March 18th at 3PM at Keats’ House, Hampstead — Member Diana Bishop will read a programme of her own poetry at Keats House, Hampstead, including work inspired from her tenure as the first Keats House Poet-in-Residence in 2011.