For this second selection, guest editor Kinsman says "Whilst this poem articulates how we all probably feel about politics in this country at the moment, it does so in a wonderfully tongue-in-cheek manner. More importantly, it reminds us that every small action in the face of political stagnation has ramifications within our communities. Opening a … Continue reading Big Ben is Broken by Ian Badcoe
This seventh selected poem by Maria Stadnicka contains some positive words of advice for moving forward into a better world. Movement If we want the world to move forward, we must hold hands. Documenting the pain and the joy, on the same page, with water, with fire, with ashes not with ink. Freedom … Continue reading Movement by Maria Stadnicka
Hello folks, please join me in welcoming the first of three guest editors for this blog! Jessie Joe Jacobs is an amazing women - activist, campaigner, charity leader, writer and passionate Teessider! Please visit her website to find out more about the amazing things she's been involved with, including founding A Way Out charity, and … Continue reading Guest editor alert!!