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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...

March 29, 2018

It's a surprisingly sunny morning (well until the trilogy of beasts from the east allegedly concludes this weekend) and I'm sat with Depression & Other Magic Tricks in my lap.

Last night, was just, surreal/life changing/something different. 

The Wardrobe is beautiful ven...

March 27, 2018

Tomorrow night I have the unbelievable privilege to be be supporting Sabrina Benaim at the Leeds stop (The Wardrobe Leeds) on her UK tour!

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