Author Archives: Quad

About Quad

The Stirred quad is formed of Rebecca Audra Smith, Anna Percy, Jasmine Chatfield and Lenni Sanders.

Flim Nite Mulholland Drive

Another excellent Flim Nite at Three Minute Theatre where a film is retold by comedy music and art and below is my contribution as usual sculpted/erased from a review by the late great Roger Ebert. http://www.rogerebert.com/reviews/mulholland-drive-2001 Laura Elena Harring as … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Day 2 Poem

Today’s was to do a poem in the style of a recipe I have sort of done that. Check out the prompt here: http://www.napowrimo.net/day-two-4/   I make toad in the hole from be-ro cookbook My step-fahter learned how to make … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Naprowrimo Day 1

Starting the Napowrimo journey again! Didn’t fancy the prompt so just wrote.   I cannot understand so many unkindnesses Feeling intensely brings both poetry and pain There was no rain today the sun hurt my eyes I have been taking … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Advice for Today

  Truths for today it is hard to give a shit about anything when it is raining in your flat it is hard to give a shit about anything after four hours sleep and extra Susie Q poetry matters however … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Flim Night Die Hard Tryptych

I did three sculpted poems for tonight’s Flim, a cabaret night where a film is retold in various artforms. In my usual mode I sculpted these poems from film reviews by Roger Ebert. http://www.rogerebert.com/reviews/die-hard-1988 DIE HARD (1988) 2 star review … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

A Poem in Spite of Things

The upstairs flat’s bathroom has sprung two leaks again and later at the university water falls from up above I can only think I am an urban water nymph and my volume of tears has brought forth water from plaster … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The Living World Workshop Part Two

The following are poems that I wrote during yesterday’s workshop. They need further editing/line breaks/punctuation but that will happen.Full workshop will be available on the Stirred Blog soon.   12th September 2016 I take up the knitting I put down … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment