Being Beta

Exercises in the higher banter with One of 26. Elsewhere called 'poet of adland'. By a whipple-squeezer. Find out why being beta is the new alpha: betarish at googlemail dot com

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Poetry: Telltale Press launch

No doubt I'll tell you about this again in due course, but I'm delighted to be reading at the launch of the Telltale Press on Wednesday 1st October at the Poetry Cafe in Covent Garden. Full details on the flyer. Tell all your friends etc.


Monday, August 11, 2014

Poetry: The Complete Works launch event

You will get bored of me going on about this over the next couple of weeks. But for now: book early! Book often! Etcetera!


Wednesday, August 06, 2014

Poetry: Two new ones at And Other Poems

I've been on a but of a roll at the mo. Here's another two new ones, published under the good auspices of And Other Poems. Enjoy.


Tuesday, August 05, 2014

A preamble for a new constitution

You might not have noticed it, but there's a competition currently running, which gives you the chance to write a preamble to a new, modern, written constitution.

You can read my entry here – I'm posting it as I was slightly more tongue in cheek than honourably jurisprudential in tone, so I doubt it'll make the final cut.

You should have a go and enter though. Full details over on the Parliament website.


Friday, August 01, 2014

Poetry: The Stare's Nest

In case you missed 'em yesterday, I was lucky enough to have three poems published over at The Stare's Nest. You can read 'em over that way, as well as many other fine, optimistic, uplifting ones.