Browsing Archive: November, 2011

Caught in the net

Posted by Fiona Sinclair on Tuesday, November 22, 2011,
I'm thrilled to find that I am one of the featured poets in The Poetry Kit 's 'Caught in the Net' series  .  But dear me the photo , I do indeed look as if I've been dredged up out of the sea .Other poets have groovy photos either posed or in action doing something marvelous like climbing a mountain. I shall have to obtain some new ones or I shall put readers off. My usual way is to take my own whilst leaning back like a gymnast . The photos are OK but I have my hand bag collection waving in ...
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The problem with volunteering

Posted by Fiona Sinclair on Friday, November 11, 2011,

I have volunteered to read a poem included in an anthology.  This is a step up from my usual efforts. However I will be surrounded by poets used to reading so shall have to stand up, look at the audience and read at the same time .

 Now for a dizzy poet this could be tricky . I have trouble walking and scrabbling for car keys in my bag. So I shall have to rehearse synchronising all three skills. Thank goodness it’s a short poem.

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Mentioned ...

Posted by Fiona Sinclair on Friday, November 11, 2011,
I was at a reading recently and rifling through an anthology I noted that one contributor's  had listed the magazine in her biography. I was very proud.
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