The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “Rolling“. Good afternoon Jon and once again, greetings from Coventry. Miserable weather in the Midlands at the moment, which I know will give you perverse pleasure. Summer it may be, but you can’t step outside the door without a fleece and waterproof. I did two… Read More


The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “Wearing Things Well“. Good afternoon Jon and greetings, once again from Coventry. Well the English summer is in full swing and we’re in the middle of a heat wave – it even broke through the 20 degree mark yesterday – they’re dropping like flies. To… Read More


The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “Animal Enclosures“. Good afternoon Jon, and after an absence of nearly two years, welcome to Coventry. I’ve seen quite a number and variety of animal enclosures in my travels, from cages on the backs of motorcycles in Vietnam, donkey pens in Italy, to the more… Read More


The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “ 2014 Radiothon Part 1“. Afternoon Jon, and for the last time this year at least, greetings from Coventry. It will be mayhem in there today – good mayhem of course and I can just picture poor Ed rolled up in the foetal position on… Read More


The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “Oz Songs About Overseas” (really Jon?). Good afternoon Jon and greetings this week from South Wales, just outside of Cardiff. Perhaps it’s the muggy weather, perhaps I’m missing Ed, but I’m feeling a little recalcitrant, so this week I haven’t written a poem – or… Read More


The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “Super”. Good afternoon Jon and greetings from Coventry on a wet but mildly warm summer’s day here in the Midlands. Better weather last weekend for The Warwick Folk Festival, a fantastic four days headlined by your favourite singer/songwriter Jon, Richard Thompson. This week I appeared… Read More