Monthly Archives: February 2011

The First Poejazzi of 2011: Kadija Kamara, Warsan Shire, Bridget Minamore, Kiki Investigates

London’s premier spoken word and music night” – The Southbank Centre TimeOut Critic’s Choice No.1 Five-Star Review at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival (2007&2008) Kadija Kamara, a superb singer-songwriter who has worked with Zed Bias, Sway and Mark De Clive Lowe, … Continue reading

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Poejazzi Guest Blog: Naomi Woddis, “Living Large – Poetry and Mental States”

I began this with a fantasy that I was going to sit down and write something about poets, the famous and infamous, fractured and brilliant. Broken, aloof, passionate creatures who did not obey the rules of normal behavior but I … Continue reading

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Batch 4: Nathaniel & Bayan.

On the 2nd of Feb, Poejazzi tweeted a series of instructions to completing the first draft of a poem. The instructions were loose and created space for personal interpretation resulting, there are some of the poems. -How to Use Tea … Continue reading

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Batch 3: Kevin, Musa & Warsan.

On the 2nd of Feb, Poejazzi tweeted a series of instructions to completing the first draft of a poem. The instructions were loose and created space for personal interpretation resulting, there are some of the poems. – How To Use … Continue reading

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Batch 1

On the 2nd of Feb, Poejazzi tweeted a series of instructions to completing the first draft of a poem. The instructions were loose and created space for personal interpretation resulting, there are some of the poems. –How to use a … Continue reading

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Batch1: Bridget, Greeds & Dean.

On the 2nd of Feb, Poejazzi tweeted a series of instructions to completing the first draft of a poem. The instructions were loose and created space for personal interpretation resulting, there are some of the poems. –Your Slick Brush & … Continue reading

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Twitter 8.30 Poejazzi Workshop: Inua’s Example Poem.,

For those about to join in our never-done-before-by-anyone-we-know twitter poetry workshop, we have placed the poem Inua Ellams wrote using the rules given up here, for easy reference. Have a look, familiarise, cuz next one coming up here most likely … Continue reading

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Year of the Poet Part Deux presents… Sound Of Rum: Give

First things first: Kate Tempest is a beast on the wordsmithery. If you didn’t know that I’m afraid you are behind the times and quite frankly worse than people who don’t know who John Barry is (In Jokes!) Second thing: … Continue reading

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