Month: April 2016

First reviews

Here are some early reviews of The Way the Crocodile Taught Me, published by Seren in April 2016. See what Gillian Clarke, Vicki Feaver, Kim Moore and others have to say about Katrina’s new poetry collection.

New book is published

Katrina’s new book, The Way the Crocodile Taught Me, has just been published. Vicki Feaver says ‘I love Naomi’s cool voice and fierce heart’ and Gillian Clarke praises these ‘fiercely and triumphantly female poems’. Copies are available via the publisher, Seren or direct from Katrina, where you can also read some sample poems on her website.

Readings & launch dates

Katrina’s second collection, The Way the Crocodile Taught Me, has just been published by Seren. The following readings/festivals are confirmed: 23 April – Wenlock Poetry Festival, reading with Rosie Shepperd  http://www.wenlockpoetryfestival.org/event/rosie-shepperd-and-katrina-naomi/ 17 May – The Way the Crocodile Taught Me London launch, The Yorkshire Grey pub, 2 Theobold’s Road, London WC1X 8 PN, 7 pm, …

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‘Blue Vacancy’ on the Isles of Scilly

Katrina’s article ‘Blue Vacancy: Letter from the Isles of Scilly’ is in the spring 2016 issue of The Poetry Review, published by the Poetry Society. The article concerns her recent poetry residency on the Islands and the research into poetry on Scilly. See The Poetry Review for more information.

‘short & sweet’ newsletter – April

Here’s Katrina’s ‘short & sweet’ poetry newsletter for April, click here. Every month, ‘short & sweet’ has information on Katrina’s readings, articles, new poems and workshops. Plus she recommends a poetry collection in each issue. You can join over 250 subscribers to ‘short & sweet’ by clicking here, it’s free. Thanks for reading.