Poetry Wall

 Special feature

 Sharing words and stories with South West Region of Readers

To celebrate the Reading Passport website and forthcoming Region of Readers app, you are invited to email your poems and flash fiction for this 'Sharing words and stories' feature. Any style, any topic - share with a region of readers


Please email  to: admin@bournemouthlibraries.org.uk

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Poetry Wall

Current Poems by Jessica Hendy


Previously on the Poetry Wall

Winter Harry Potter exhibition theme: Magic of Poetry

Poems by Heather Bowering, Mike Davies, Kathy Sharp, Sophie Griffiths, Tom Murphy, Amanda Baber & Martin Ward.



New poems on the October theme 'Breaking Free' by Heather Bowering, Tom Murphy, Raymond Pike, Anne Gelder, Susan Northcott, Sophie Griffiths and Janet S Rogers.

August - 'Escape'

Ray Pike, Sophie Griffiths, Mike Davies, Susan Northcott, Heather Joy Bowering and Tom Murphy

July -   'Heroes'

Sophie Griffiths, Anne Gelder, Tom Murphy, Susan Northcott, Jane Skellet, Mike Davies and Teresa Barton

June -  Long days or dark nights"

Tom Murphy, Raymond Pike, Karen E Lawman, Rob Bury, Miriam Troth and Sophie Griffiths

May - Seen on the Street/ Street Scene?

Judy Clegg, Raymond Pike, Rob Bury and Tom Murphy

 Poetry on the "Showcase!" theme for March and April

Judy Clegg, Sophie Griffiths, James Manlow, Miriam Troth, Rob Bury, Karen Lawson, Shaifali Gupta and Tom Murphy

In February local poets wrote about love and belonging

Celebrating love of books 'Holy Land' poem by Rachel Wilson

Poems of love and belonging by James Manlow, Miriam Troth, Rob Bury and Phillip de Wavrin

January -  Beginnings

Beginnings poems by Sophie Griffiths, Ray Wills, Tom Murphy, Brian Boddy, Ruth Bainton, Jason du Toit and Anne Cooke

December - Happiness

Happiness poems by Karen E Lawman, James Manlow, Ray Wills, R J A Pike, Tom Murphy, Rob Bury and Jill Barr

November - Noir poems of drama, thrills & tragedy

 Noir Poetry for November by Tom Murphy, Jane Skellett and Rob Bury

Previous Poems