South East
Poetry Changed Me: Dorothy Fryd

Poetry Changed Me: Dorothy Fryd

Poetry Changed Me posts are all about how poetry has had an impact on some of the spoken word artists around the country and the world. Today we have Dorothy Fryd acknowledge what poetry has done for her… These days the sky is either gravy or rose cut, notes chime in steel or sunrise, water...
In the Spotlight: Rosy Carrick

In the Spotlight: Rosy Carrick

Rosy Carrick is our Consulting Slam Producer in the South East. How did you become a poet? I began to write poetry when I was 6 or 7. It was part of an English lesson; we were told a bit about poetry and then sent off to write some of our own. It made me feel really...
Poetry Changed Me: Pete Hunter

Poetry Changed Me: Pete Hunter

In Poetry Changed Me, we’ll be asking young people, teachers, parents, poets, arts professionals and all kinds of people how poetry has impacted their lives. We begin with Pete Hunter, South East poet and programme coordinator for Apples and Snakes South East. Poetry literally changed my life! The first time I got up to read...