Tag Archives: Templar Press

Smoke Anthology: Sneak Preview

16 Oct

We’ve got preview copies of the anthology, and they look pretty sweet ūüôā

The rest of the books are on their way, currently in a boat. I like to think that at this moment they’re somewhere near the Cape of Good Hope, but wherever they are on their journey, god spede ye sturdy mariners!

We’re excitedly awaiting their arrival, but in the meantime, here’s an impression of the cover:


Templar Poets and Guests live in Worcester and Chipping Norton

16 Oct

Here’s some news on a couple of local(ish) poetry events: University of Gloucestershire Creative Writing tutor Angela France is performing in Worcester tomorrow night as part of a series of events organised by Templar Poetry.

Angela holds an MA from the University of Gloucestershire and her poetry has been published in many of the leading journals in the UK and abroad. Her second collection,¬†Occupation, is available from¬†Ragged Raven Press, while her most recent collection,¬†Lessons in Mallemaroking¬†(July 2011), is available from¬†Nine Arches Press. Angela is features editor of¬†Iota¬†and an editor of ezine¬†The Shit Creek Review. She also runs a monthly poetry caf√©,¬†‚ÄėBuzzwords‚Äô, which meets on the first Sunday of each month at the Exmouth Arms in Leckhampton, Cheltenham. Her many achievements include winning the Lightship International Poetry Prize.

You can see Angela plus guests at The Lamb & Flag, The Tything, Worcester: Wednesday 17th October at 8.00pm.
The following night, Martin Malone, Mark Leech, and open mic poets are appearing at The Chequers, Goddards Lane, Chipping Norton: Thursday 18th October, 6.30 for 7.00pm.

Both events are free.