Exactly what it says on the tin! I’ll use this session to introduce ideas about exploring and expressing your identity through poetry. Limited to 20 participants. Tickets here.


Wednesday 29 | Front Room Poetry @ Shipley, Bradford

Front Room Poetry in Bradford on Wednesday 29 September

After a year of virtual events, BD Producing Hub’s Front Room Poetry heads on’t road! I’ll be delivering a workshop later afternoon and then performing. Join us in Shipley for word-based shenanigans. More info on the full line-up here.

Thursday 30 | Young person’s workshop @ Chapel FM, Leeds

Young person’s workshop in Leeds on Thursday 30 September

This is a free workshop tailored at people under the age of 26, and we’ll be looking at identity, expression, and editing techniques. More info here!


Saturday 2 | Trouble At’ Mill @ Queen’s Mill, Castleford

Trouble At’ Mill in Castleford on Saturday 2 October

I’m dead excited to be sharing a stage with my good pal Toria Garbutt again, alongside a host of other talented writers. Profits go to the Castleford Heritage Trust, and tickets are available here.

Thursday 7 | Chelping @ The Leeds Library (compรจre duties)

Chelping in Leeds on Thursday 7 October

Come and join us on National Poetry Day 2021 as Khadijah Ibrahim and Haris Ahmed are our guest acts, alongside some open mic performers. Ticket link available ASAP!

poet, educator & activist