Tag: cracked voices

Cracked voices, uncracked

In recent months, it’s been a delight to hear two songs from Jenni Pinnock’s and my Cracked Voices (2017) being given a fresh airing (links below). In Scottsdale Arizona (USA), Michael Tallino and Riley McKinch chose ‘Earthrise’ as part of their Songs of Peace for 

Witch-hunter General

Witch-hunter General

When the Royston Crow dropped onto the doormat this afternoon, it came as a bit of a shock to see my ugly mug staring back at me. On page 4, there’s an interesting article written by Bianca Wild for Local and Community History Month. It 

Cracked Voices pamphlet

Cracked Voices pamphlet

ISBN 978-0-9524753-2-3
48pp
One Tree Publishing (UK)

The Cracked Voices 48 page pamphlet featuring the stories and poems from the lost borderlands of Hertfordshire and Cambridgeshire is now on sale.

Proceeds will go to help with the restoration of Royston Parish Church which was badly damaged by fire in December 2018.

The pamphlet is available to buy from Royston Library, Royston Museum and No3 Royston. you can also buy it online.

The CD of the song cycle will also be available from 31 January 2019.

Finding your voice

Finding your voice

It is said that every poet should find their own voice. But perhaps not every poet should use it – or not in public, at least. Reading your work in to an audience is not the same thing as reading it at home. No matter 

Riddles

Riddles

Bilbo Baggins bets his life on a riddle in The Hobbit. Fortunately, for the story he doesn’t lose (or else the dwarves would never have kept their appointment with Smaug!). That riddling competition takes place in a dank deserted cave under the Misty Mountains –