In the dark with Gavin Turner

Hi All, Welcome to the second of my newsletters about the stuff I’m writing and reading at the moment. I will be trying to get these out on a fairly regular basis, but only when I have something to share with you all. As you know the fickle nature of the publishing industry means that,Continue reading “In the dark with Gavin Turner”

New Chapbook release date!

I am pleased and proud to announce that my debut chapbook ‘The Round journey’ will be launched on the 17th May 2022. This poetry book is a reflection on the circular journeys of life, nature and history. Many thanks already go to Alien Buddha press and the three amazing writers who provided their lovely commentaryContinue reading “New Chapbook release date!”

World poetry day

There is an invisible line, that traverses this planet unlike the equator or the tropics it spins as a verbal compass wobbling and vibrating collecting, collating language, power, people This unseen line is a connecting, collecting rhythmic anthem it magnetises stories, feelings and holds together those things that don’t fit makes them make sense ItContinue reading “World poetry day”

A busy poetry weekend!

Hi All, It really has been busy this weekend, in fact so much going on that I haven’t posted anything. Poetry stuff has been happening though which is really exciting. The first thing that happened was a guest post on the fabulous Rev Joe Haward’s site. This is actually one of my personal favourite poems,Continue reading “A busy poetry weekend!”

Current events and update on Poetry challenge 2

Hi All, Hope you are keeping well and enjoying poetry, stories and more. I wanted to give you a quick update on the 2nd poetry challenge I started. I asked people to let me know what they had in their pocket, unusual items that I could get into a poem for a bit of fun.Continue reading “Current events and update on Poetry challenge 2”

Exciting news coming this weekend

Hi all Hope you are all enjoying the poetry on here.I try and get at least one piece shared every day. I do also send some pieces off to journals. I am delighted to announce that my poem ‘a slow return to dust’ will be published in Roi faineant press this weekend. It’s an excellentContinue reading “Exciting news coming this weekend”