Nobody Told Me

Nobody told me you can’t use toilet paper Nobody told me that you bleed Nobody told me you might need a secret place where you can scream. After two years of waiting, I am totally stoked and nerve-wracked to announce that my new book – Nobody Told Me – is coming out in February 2016Continue reading “Nobody Told Me”


Mailing List sign up x

Roll up roll up, I think I’ve managed to set up an email list – only taken 5 years. Sign up here: Or here: I won’t spam, just brief monthly updates, first dibs on tickets, downloads, a few poems praps and a few very secret things that only you will know. But notContinue reading “Mailing List sign up x”

There will be chairs…..

I don’t normally get that excited about poetry. But I am now. I’m really bloody excited about the tour. These gigs are the only ones this year where I’m gonna be doing a full on, hour long, unadulterated (not sure what that means) night of poems. Plus an amazing support poet at each of theContinue reading “There will be chairs…..”

Supports Acts info for Verses Tour x

This month, I’ll be in 7 cities: Leeds, Glasgow, Birmingham, Brighton, London, Bath and Manchester. I’ve picked my favourite artists in each place to come support and they’ve said yes.I’m stoked. If you wanna come, are coming or have just seen a show and want to find out more about them, check below…   Leeds //Continue reading “Supports Acts info for Verses Tour x”

New Poetry Set: Preview at Bush Theatre, London

I’ll be performing a Sneak Peek from a new set of poetry entitled A British Tea Break at 9pm on the 15th November at the Bush Theatre, London. Ticket includes two other brilliant brilliant shows. It would be great if you were there. More details below: This November, the Bush explores the future of newContinue reading “New Poetry Set: Preview at Bush Theatre, London”

Workshops and Poetry Slam with British Council, Latvia

I recently went to Latvia with the British Council to take part in the White Night festival. This involved leading workshops on spoken word, lectures and gigs. It was brilliant. I went with Pete the Temp. Here are some photos: Here is a video about it all: