Author Archives: Dai Verse

About Dai Verse

Poet/muso/sketch-doodler/marathon-runner and founder of The Amorphous Poetry Project and Tap Publishing UK

To Vote or Not-To-Vote…

…this is my dilemma… …well almost… The UK is having a general election this coming Thursday – 7th May and I’m slightly ashamed (but only slightly) to say that I couldn’t care less. I’ve decided that I won’t be  wasting my shoe … Continue reading

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What can reading poetry do for you?

Study of Brain Activation by Poetry and Prose Last November I read an interesting article that pointed at some research, which I’m glad to say indicated that science is finally catching up with the stuff that we poets (I include … Continue reading

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Down in the woods

If you go down to the woods today You’re sure of a big surprise Unlucky Teddy number 13 strung-up before your eyes.   I took this photo a couple of years ago, during an Easter egg hunt. As part of this organised … Continue reading

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SPAM-Bots or Crack-Pots? – Mk2

I’ve been offline for a few months now and my SPAM-Filter is well and truly clogged. These buggers really do keep coming thick & fast don’t they? I’m not normally one to repeat myself. I’m not normally one to repeat … Continue reading

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On The Move

In my last blog post, I alluded to the fact that I was considering moving my blog/site away from wordpress.com to a self hosted alternative. With any luck this move will take place before my next scheduled post is published … Continue reading

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Back In The Saddle – Again…

Again…(Ab)Normal service to be resumed Soon(ish) The last few months of 2014 was one big shit-storm for me and my family. Which resulted in the-wheels-sorta falling-off-my-bus and to say that I lost my mojo/motivation, would be a gross understatement. It’s now a … Continue reading

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Announcement

Following the death of a close family member, I’m putting my blogging and publishing projects on-hold temporarily and until further notice. I apologize to all of you whose poems I’ve shortlisted for inclusion in 21st Century Verse. This book will … Continue reading

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All Said & Done – Anniversary Post

All Said & Done is 2 years old today!! To celebrate, both the Kindle & print versions will be reduced in price on Amazon for the next 7 Days! So get-in quick and grab a bargain. The rest of this … Continue reading

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Doodlebug – Triffids

       

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Tim Minchin

This brilliant video – if I may be allowed to paraphrase Mary Poppins – contains a few of my favourite things :- Performance Poetry Animation Music Humour & kittens in mittens (just kidding about that last one) I’ve watched Tim … Continue reading

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