The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “George“. A good show this week, and a theme that gave me a chance to finish off a story that I started writing some time back. So for those of you sitting there going “hang on that’s, not a poem” Well spotted. You’re right But… Read More

Big Benefit for Michael Harris Sunday 1 September 4 pm. at THE LOMOND HOTEL Featuring in order of appearance (great theory huh?) Merri Creak, Whirling Furphies, Barb Waters & Craig Pilkington, Rebels Without A Clue, Jan ‘Yarn’ Wositzky, The Purple Dentists, Dobe Newton, Ian Bland and The Lamington Drive, Kelly Auty & Boris Conley, Billy… Read More

Ian Bland (Poetry) @ Newstead Words In Winter on 17/08/19 Storytelling  with Ian Bland Stand and Deliver A personal approach to writing poetry specifically intended for live performance. Dealing with tight deadlines, writer’s block, self doubt, unforgiving audiences and warm beer. Saturday 17th August 11am Newstead Bowls Club Entry by donation   then   Over… Read More

The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “Buildings and food“. With a title like that, it required a prose piece in “grammar-noir” to do it justice. The audio will be along shortly… Read More