Liz Berry stands at a lecture podium

Liz Berry and Mark Pajak: National Poetry Competition 40th anniversary Q&As

The National Poetry Competition is celebrating its 40th anniversary with a big poetry event at Kings Place, London on 20th March 2019, bringing together ten former winners of the prize. We’ve been speaking to some of the award-winning readers at that event – this week Liz Berry and Mark Pajak offer words of encouragement, and […]

In Your Own Words

Liz Berry found digging into her Black Country roots for a new voice like finding her own “Staffordshire Hoard.” Here she tells us about the joy of using Dialect in poems. Enter her writing challenge and win a copy of Daljit Nagra’s Look We Have Comming to Dover.