news & gigs

Wolverhampton Literature Festival, Tuesday 1st December (details soon)

Somehow’ Book Launch, Tuesday 20 October, 7.30pm

Helen’s poem ‘A conversation with my daughter about my brother’s suicide’ has been entered for the Forward Prizes, Best Single Poem Category by Ink, Sweat and Tears. You can read more here: http://www.inksweatandtears.co.uk/pages/?cat=118

Helen’s new poem ‘Pale deer, soft-footed’ will be published by The London Magazine.

Helen’s new poem ‘Grief is like a miracle’ will be published by Wild Court.

‘Eighty Four’ is a Poetry Wales Book of the Year, 2019: https://poetrywales.co.uk/44-poetry-books-of-2019-as-nominated-by-poets/

Helen’s new poem ‘Allotment evening’ has been published by Wild Court: http://wildcourt.co.uk/new-work/allotment-evening-poem-helen-calcutt/

Helen’s new poem ‘A mountain that is your grief you can’t utter’ has been published by the Cardiff Review

Helen has been awarded an Arts Council grant to write her second, full-length poetry collection ‘A mountain that is your grief you can’t utter’
https://www.artscouncil.org.uk/

Eighty Four has been shortlisted for the Saboteur Awards 2019 https://sabotagereviews.com/2019/04/15/saboteur-awards-2019-shortlists/