Tag: performance poetry

  • Burns in Translation

    Burns in Translation

    To a Mouse Address to a Haggis Is There For Honest Poverty

  • The Linton Worm (Is Eating the World)

    The Linton Worm (Is Eating the World)

    Commission for Push the Boat Out 2022, a Poetry Festival at Summerhall in Edinburgh. From PTBO: Push the Boat Out Festival 2022 commissioned seven innovative poets to reimagine some of Scotland’s most famous and infamous mythical beasts for this event, A Poetry Feast of Mythical Beasts. Continuing a rich, global tradition of new writing which…

  • Glasgow Flourishes

    Glasgow Flourishes

    Commissioned performance, TEDxGlasgow, 2014 8pp pamphlet, Tapsalteerie, 2014 (edition of 60) OUT OF PRINT.

  • Occasional Poems 2012-2019

    Occasional Poems 2012-2019

    60pp book published by Speculative Books, 2020. BUY IT HERE! Teaser poems: On When You Are Told, While Very Hungover, That Michael Phelps Has An Armspan Of Six Feet And Four Inches, Whereupon You Reply, In Your Astonishment, ‘He Could Just Hold Me!’, Thereafter Being Challenged To Write A Poem On The Subject, And Later…

  • Rock, Star, North.

    Rock, Star, North.

    Rock, Star, North. is a poetic travelogue set in the Grand Theft Auto V universe, inspired by the wanderings of Wordsworth, Basho and Nan Shepherd – presented here in its *final form*, with accompanying machinima film shot entirely in-game. The poem was first performed at the Scottish Storytelling Centre in May 2017; the film was…