Power to the People, Profile of Jenya Stashkov

Power to the People, Profile of Jenya Stashkov

Welcome back to readers of these blogs, after a protracted Christmas and New Year break. As it turned out, although this year we swerved an official lockdown over the festive season, I imagine many of you shared the rather fractured and anxious Christmas I...
Power To The People Reprise of Poet Theologian Hannah Stone

Power To The People Reprise of Poet Theologian Hannah Stone

Poets love sharing their work with readers and audiences; for many of us, it is only when our poetry is heard and experienced by others that it fully becomes alive. Poems just scribbled in a notebook, or saved in a computer file, may be only embryonic. There is an...
Power to the People Profile: John Battle

Power to the People Profile: John Battle

Last week I wrote about the warm welcome I had received at the Poetry and Pizza event, hosted by John Battle. Wherever I go, I hear John’s name mentioned, and without fail it is in connection with community endeavours, which are seeking to support, encourage and...
Profile: Fauzia Khan – Peace Artist

Profile: Fauzia Khan – Peace Artist

Fauzia kindly joined us at a multi faith event in Leeds to share her reflections on the topic of when Religion makes the News and tell us a little about herself and her experiences.   I describe myself as a Peace Artist, as I try to promote peace and tolerance within...