I’m rather pleased to have been invited to read from and talk about my blog at the next meeting of Loose Muse on Wednesday 10 January. If you are in London and fancy dropping by here are the details:
“LOOSE MUSE – London’s Premiere Women’s Writers Night will be on January 10th – upstairs @ The Sun Pub, 21 Drury Lane (on the corner of Betterton Street), London WC2B 5RH – 8.00 p.m. – doors open from 7.30 pm. £6.00/£5.00 concessions. Features this month will be:
Mojdeh Stoakley – an award winning artist, who represented Chicago multiple times at the National Poetry Slam, Individual World Poetry Slam, Rustbelt, & Southern Fried Slam. Mojdeh is the new Director of the National Poetry Slam, Education Director for Poetry Center of Chicago, founder of Interfaith Poets, Lethal Poetry Inc and LUCID Art Lab, and sits on the board of Surviving The Mic – arts organizations that activate artists as social servants.
Penny Rutterford is a blogger who writes about the realities of life with and beyond breast cancer. Her blog, www.greatthingsaboutcancer.com, has been described by The Daily Mail as “searingly honest”. Penny is a regular contributor to The Huffington Post on body image after breast cancer and her writing has been featured in The Sun, The Mirror and the Australian Women’s Weekly as well as various cancer charity campaigns and newsletters. Her feature at Loose Muse promises to provide us with really important information on this condition and how she has coped with it.”