GPF 2021 – Josephine Lay, Stewart Carswell and Zoe Brooks – 18th October at 19:30 (Ticketed free event)

There will open mic slots available. When you receive you registration link please e-mail us if you wish to take part.

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Josephine Lay is a poet living near Gloucester. Her 3rd collection of poetry entitled ‘A Quietus’ (Black Eyes Publishing UK 2021) is a contemplation on the calm spaces between moments of life and reflects on our release from existence.

Stewart Carswell grew up in the Forest of Dean and currently lives in Cambridgeshire, where he co-pilots the Fen Speak open mic night. He studied Physics at Southampton University, and has a PhD from the University of Bristol. His poems have recently been published in Under the Radar, Envoi, Ink Sweat & Tears, and The Fenland Reed. His debut collection is “Earthworks” (Indigo Dreams, 2021).

Zoe Brooks’ collection Owl Unbound was published by Indigo Dreams (2020). Her work has been extensively published in magazines, including recently in Birmingham Poetry Journal, Ink, Sweat and Tears, Prole, and Fenland Reed. Her award-winning long poem Fool’s Paradise is due to be published in 2022.

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