See you at the Roundabout in May

We are taking a little break from Roundabout Nights over April – there are so many other good lit events you could go to in April and you just might see us at them!

Thursday 21 April – Factotum Promotions present Poetry Night #2 at Drake’s Bar in Maidstone. (Free)

Saturday 23 April – Shakespeare  – the best bits. Rochester LitFest has arranged an afternoon of Shakespeare at Rochester Community Hub. £5.50 (tickets)

Wednesday 27 April – Seasonally Effected returns to the Dot Cafe, Rochester – with a new format and special guests Broken Banjo. (Free / donation.)

Thursday 28 April – Inspirational Night with Lisa Vigour at The Swan, Maidstone. (Free)

Roundabout Nights should be back on 9 May at Poco Loco!

 

Bill Lewis at Roundabout Nights

Here are some photos from Roundabout Nights presents Bill Lewis – Now and Then.
Readers in our first half were Sam Rapp the dyslexic poet, Neil R Wood, Clair Meyrick and Barry Fentiman-Hall, then Bill read poetry from the start of his career right up to now, accompanied by anecdotes.

Thanks for the pics to David Bahia, Marilyn Simpson and Chris Tong.

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Bill Lewis – Then and now

We are very proud to announce that the legend that is Bill Lewis will be at Poco Loco on Monday 15th February 2016 reading pieces from The Medway Poets days right up to material from his forthcoming publications.

Roundabout Nights
Poco Loco, 58 High Street, Chatham, ME4 4DS.
15 February 2016, 7.30pm start.
Free. Open mic slots are available in the first half of the evening. Please book via our Facebook event page.

Photo of Bill Lewis
Bill Lewis

Wordsmithery Award Winners

Photo of the winning certificate and awardWe are delighted to say that Wordsmithery (the team behind ME4Writers) was the Winner in the 2015 Literature category in the Medway Cuture, Design and Tourism Awards held on 22 October 2015, at Mid-Kent College.

The 2015 Culture, Design and Tourism Awards serve to recognise groups and individuals for their outstanding achievements and contribution to Medway.

We’d like to thank everyone who has collaborated with us first as ME4Writers, and now as Wordsmithery.

 

Heretics 2015 launch event

Some images from the launch event of our lit-art exhibition. More to follow soon. Thanks to Marilyn Simpson and David Bahia for these. The exhibition is on at Rochester Library until the end of September, and there is a booklet of all the writing which can be read in the library alongside the artworks. You can also order a limited edition catalogue-anthology of the project from www.wordsmithery.info

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