The Distance

Guest post by musician Phil Langran on his experiences at Moniack Mhor.    In February 2017 I travelled from home in Nottingham to attend my first Moniack Mhor song-writing course with with Kathryn Williams, Roddy Woomble and Rachel Sermanni  Like many others, I arrived full of that woozy ‘oh goodness what…

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My Secret Poem

Last week we held our Starting out in Poetry retreat with tutors Jo Shapcott and Maura Dooley. Helen Reid-Thomas attended the course and wrote this poem about her experiences here. She has kindly allowed us to share it with you all. The journey    1 Smirr and marram-grass; the piu-piu…

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