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Next course for writers

The next iteration of The/Poetry/Fold’s signature creative writing course, Strange Bedfellows, will be held in Newcastle upon Tyne, on Tuesday evenings in Oct/Nov 2013. While you cannot book/pay for a… Read more »

Hydropoetic blog

Hydropoetic is the new water-based blog of The/Poetry/Fold’s Lisa Matthews. Lisa lives in sight of the sea and water has always played an important role in her life. From whaling… Read more »

New Writing course coming Apr/May 2012

There will be a new version of the innovative course, Strange Bedfellows, that will run on Monday evenings in Apr/May 2012 (avoiding Easter hols and half terms). More details will… Read more »

Half-way point

The first intake of Strange Bedfellows is enjoying a half-term break at the half-way point of the course. It sold out quickly and had a reserve list – which is… Read more »

Courses now BOOKING

The/Poetry/Fold is now taking bookings for its Autumn 2011 creative writing courses. “The Horse & Tomato” and “Strange Bedfellows” will provide a supportive and inspirational space for writers working in… Read more »

Music with an edge

The/Poetry/Fold is delighted to announce Edinburgh-based composer Steve Watson will be contributing – over the coming year – 6 pieces of original music for inclusion in our free monthly e-bulletin,… Read more »

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“The workshops are always extremely well prepared, thought provoking and imaginative both in subject content and style, with lots of time for actual writing. [Lisa Matthews, The Poetry Fold] has helped me to take my work into new territories.”

— Marilyn Longstaff ~ poet

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