Magazine publications for Highgate Poets

176Highgate Poets have been enjoying some success placing poems in magazines this summer:

Member Frances Galleymore has two poems in the summer issue of Orbis (176): Sleepwalking and The Orangery.

Member Jonathan Totman’s poem Hellenic has been published in the latest issue of Envoi.

Anne Ballard’s poem SKI-ers will appear in the September issue of Acumen.

Annemarie Cooper’s poem Scarlet Rose will appear in the autumn issue of The Fenland Reed.envoi_172

Congratulations all!

The Fenland Reed launched

 

Cover photo by, and copyright of, Jo Wilson

The first issue of Jonathan Totman’s new poetry and prose magazine, The Fenland Reed, is published this month. It features work by two Highgate Poets, Sarah Doyle and Annemarie Cooper, as well as poems and stories by writers from Fenland and across the UK. You can read a sample of poems on the magazine’s website, where you can also order copies and subscribe. Submissions are now open for Issue 2 on the theme “Lost and Found” – see the website for details.

The Space it Might Take Now Available for Online Ordering

hp27-coverThe 27th anthology of the Highgate Poets, entitled The Space it Might Take features poems from members Anne Ballard, Diana Bishop, Annemarie Cooper, Sarah Doyle, Frances Galleymore, Chris Gray , Miriam Halahmy, Norbert Hirschhorn, Ruth Ingram, Anna Meryt, Vicky Olliver, Robert Peake, Tim Reid, Jack Stanley, Paul Stephenson, and Jonathan Totman.

It is now available for purchase from our website.

Highgate Poets Anthologised in The Book of Love and Loss

The Book of Love and LossMembers Anne Ballard, Annemarie Cooper, Frances Galleymore, Anna Meryt, Vicky Olliver, and Robert Peake have poems in the 384-page anthology The Book of Love & Loss (Belgrave Press, 2014).

The anthology also features English laureates Andrew Motion and Carol Ann Duffy, Welsh laureate Gillian Clarke, children’s laureate Michael Rosen, and Frieda Hughes — daughter of Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes.

It is available at most major bookstores, and directly from Belgrave Press.

Congratulations all!

Six Highgate Poets Anthologised

BathSix members of Highgate Poets have had a total of ten poems selected for inclusion in the anthology The Book of Love and Loss (Belgrave Press, Bath). It is being compiled by RV Bailey and June Hall. Members who had poems selected are Anne Ballard, Annemarie Cooper, Frances Galleymore, Anna Meryt, Vicky Olliver, and Robert Peake.

Great news for the group!

Hampstead & Highgate Literary Festival

Golders Hill Park performance bandstand

Sunday 15th September 2.00-5.00pm

on the Bandstand

in Golders Hill Park

Highgate Poets have been asked to take part in

the Hampstead and Highgate Literary Festival

by providing poetry performers! Poets will be

Annemarie Cooper,

Miriam Halahmy, Anna Meryt,

Jack Shepherd and Jonathan Totnam

Highgate Poets have a one hour slot!