Southend Poetry Group
Naval and Military Club, 20 Royal Terrace, Southend-on-Sea, Essex. SS1 1DU
Wednesday 4th October
Katy Evans-Bush is the author of two poetry collections with Salt Publishing, Oscar & Henry (Rack Press) and Forgive the Language: Essays on Poetry and Poets (Penned in the Margins), and her most recent publication is Broken Cities - a winner of this year's Poetry Business Book & Pamphlet competition. She blogs at Baroque in Hackney..
J.S.Watts is a British poet and novelist. Born in London, she now lives just outside of Cambridge. Her poetry, short stories and book reviews appear in a wide variety of publications in Britain, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the States, including Acumen, Mslexia and Popshot and have been broadcast on BBC and Independent Radio. She has been Poetry Reviews Editor for Open Wide Magazine and Poetry Editor for Ethereal Tales and is one of the founding members of the Cambridge “In Other Words” alternative literary fringe festival, now entering its third year.
J.S.’s two poetry collections, Cats and Other Myths and Years Ago You Coloured Me (which was launched last year), are published by Lapwing Publications, as is her multi-award nominated poetry pamphlet, Songs of Steelyard Sue. Her novels, A Darker Moon - dark literary fiction and Witchlight – a paranormal tale with a touch of romance, are published in the US and UK by Vagabondage Press.