Offside books and ‘Poetry of many worlds’ take great pleasure in inviting you to the launch of CHIAROSCURO – a collection of poems by Chetana.
Chetana lives locally, and has enchanted attendees of our regular poetry meetups with her poems. She is now launching a collection of her poems on Sunday 2 July at 3pm to 5pm.
Space is limited so RSVP to 020 7624 9340 or email@example.com
Once again there is another evening of poetry next Wednesday 7th June at 7:00 at Offside Books, 92 Willesden Lane.
The theme this time is “Love and Lust”., and as before the night will be overseen by Brian Lee.
Please bring poems to share on this theme,
your own poems on any theme
or just come and listen
As before, the charge for entrance will be £3. Tea/refreshments will be served.
*** UPDATE ***
Brian’s summary of the night..
A big thank you to all who came and shared and listened last night. So many
of the pieces that were read touched me and really moved me.
Here is a list of what I managed to catch of poems that were read:
William Blake - Never seek to tell thy love...
William Shakespeare - Let me not... (Sonnet 116)
Sir Thomas Wyatt - The lover sheweth how he is forsaken of such as he
Maya Angelou - Come and be my baby
Constantine Cavafy - The Mirror in the Hall
Rumi - The Lovers
Antonio Jacinto - Letter from a contract worker
Rhoda Janzen - Ras el Hanout
Samuel Beckett - Cascando
Pablo Neruda - Lovely one
Pablo Neruda - If you forget me
Derek Walcott - Adam's Song
Andrew Marvell - To his coy mistress
Rumi - The Turn dance in your blood (Inside water, a waterwheel...)
Reiko Iwano - An alien poet's struggle to make a poem in English
*The next evening will be on Wednesday 5th July at 7pm* at Offside Books,
92 Willesden Lane. Kilburn.
Theme to be announced!
*** Also for your diary : *Launch of Che's book 'Chiaroscuro*' ***
*Sunday 2nd July at 3pm* at the bookshop
More details closer to the date.
Have a good month