Events & Projects

I'm having a whale of a time here at Moniack Mhor with my friends in the G2 writers' group. It Read more
Poetry in action big style when Hector Bizerk, the Glasgow Hip Hop band, came to the Tolbooth in Stirling on Read more
Creative Scotland is looking for writers and other artists to become peer reviewers for their funded projects. It is part Read more
Scotia Extremis has another two poems this week,. These are not simply football poems, but evocations of life as we Read more
Another pair of beauties this week in Scotia Extremis. From two Makars, no less: Christine de Luca is Edinburgh's and Read more
Check out Scotia Extremis, a new project from Andy Jackson and Brian Johnstone. This brings together poetry and poet's voices Read more
I've been particularly focussed recently on developing my sequence of Donegal and Leitrim poems (currently known as "Tales from the Read more
Delighted to have poems Stale Croissants, Edinburgh Cafe and The Basket Maker published in the latest twin edition of Poetry Read more
What a great day on Saturday there! A challenging Performance and Presentation Workshop run by the Scottish Book Trust. It's Read more
If you are down Galloway way, you can now get your very own copy of Good Morning, by Charlie Gracie Read more
What a lovely night on Saturday, 28 November at the Bakehouse, run by Chrys Salt and her husband Richard. Bashabi Read more
What a great night on 24 November at the Scottish Writers' Centre for the regular Speakeasy session - a place Read more
‘The Sea and the Broad Beach and the Blistering, Biting Wind’ – An Evening with Charlie Gracie, 10 NOVEMBER 2015, Read more
You can buy Good Morning from this website using PayPal .... The number of outlets to buy Good Morning is Read more
Looking forward to reading and talking about my poetry at the Scottish Writers' Centre on 10 November. Thanks to Ruby Read more
  Callander Poetry Weekend is the annual poetry festival run by Sally Evans of Poetry Scotland and diehard  hosted by Read more
The aftermath of Charlie Gracie reading at the MugStock Festival yesterday with Sally Evans, Morticia Crone and Elizabeth Rimmer was Read more
I'm looking forward to reading poetry at the inaugural MugStock Festival being held in Mugdock Country Park near Glasgow from Read more