Ted Hughes

The Many Frenemies of Luke Kennard

Phil Brown | Posted 13.06.2017 | UK Entertainment
Phil Brown

In the eleven years since Luke Kennard won the Eric Gregory Award for The Solex Brothers, he has released five collections, two pamphlets, a novella a...

The Conservatives Aren't That Bad....Are They?

Nick Compton | Posted 12.05.2016 | UK Comedy
Nick Compton

Friday 8th May 2015 Oh, poop... So the world has suddenly become a lot darker. Well, Britain has suddenly become a lot bluer anyway. I really wish I...

Five Steps To Getting Your Book Published

Mark Hillary | Posted 26.04.2015 | UK Entertainment
Mark Hillary

We are surrounded by more distractions than ever today. Social networks offer endless opportunities to publish short thoughts without the effort involved in crafting the 200-pages of content you might need for a book.

A Kinder City - Playable City Award

Ben Gwalchmai | Posted 26.07.2014 | UK Tech
Ben Gwalchmai

For anyone unaware of the project or those uninterested, they'll be powering the project by day and should they cross the bridge at night then they'll be pleasantly surprised.

Opera Review: How the Whale Became, Royal Opera House

Victoria Sadler | Posted 16.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Victoria Sadler

The main attraction is Tony Scutt's brilliantly inventive set. Set in God's allotment, his garden of creation, stacks of blue painted pallets are packed high with plants and sprouting garden plots scattered amongst them.

Muck and Magic: Clare Morpurgo Talks About Her Inspirational Charity

Joanna Eede | Posted 16.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Joanna Eede

For Clare Morpurgo, who set up the educational charity Farms for City Children in 1976 with her husband Michael, the acclaimed children's author, the memories that have informed her life's work stem from the village of Iddesleigh in West Devon.

It's Ted Hughes Birthday! Here's His Readings, Quotes And Photos (AUDIO AND PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post UK | Alice E. Vincent | Posted 17.08.2012 | Home

Yes, we're getting out the poetical cake again and lighting some candles because today is Ted Hughes' birthday! And, thanks to our friends at Fabe...

Famous Writers' Retreats: The Rooms Where Classics Were Created

The Huffington Post UK | Alice E. Vincent | Posted 20.06.2012 | Home

Does your favourite novel mean more because of the environment in which it was created? Scholars of great writers point to the historical context ...

The Childish Nature of Poetry

Phil Brown | Posted 29.02.2012 | Home
Phil Brown

So why is a child's mind so inherently poetic? A good portion of it comes from the fact that children are at a linguistic disadvantage to their elders and will often brilliantly bridge the gap in a creative fashion.