Huddersfield Lit Fest
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May 29, 2018

and please don't take that title as a negative,

We are officially in Long Division Week, so what better time to do a quick round up of what's going off?

Let's start with the performance video that was shot in partnership between Long Division, Wakefield Arts Partnership...

May 21, 2018

That was the week that was. A busy one, a mentally healthy one, a joyous one.

Saturday 12th was The Northern Slamhouse as part of the debut weekend for Words In The City (Leeds edition). Now cards on the table, I'm always a tad apprehensive when it comes to poetry slams...

May 15, 2018

It's only three weekends away from Long Division, it's been an amazing experience working with the festival so far!

We did a little video the other day, a brand new poem 'Don't Just Dance' 

May 6, 2018

We're roughly a month away from Long Division 2018. A month.

In the time I can safely say it's been the most brilliant and stressful time organising a group/hoard/ramble/collection of amazing poets for the spoken word stage.

Again, I can't thank Long Division enough for...

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