Verse Goes Viral

Verse Goes Viral

I left Beeston last summer to move back to the south coast in Eastbourne, but I have kept in touch with some of the wonderful people I met at Middle Street Resource Centre. I went there originally because I had heard of the Poetry Group that meets on a Monday and was...
Black and Crazy Poetry

Black and Crazy Poetry

As a performer I have come across a lot of no’s in my career, often based on experience and based on how I look. Certain castings I wouldn’t get due to my ethnicity. Therefore I try to perform and create my own work as much as I can. This can already make a person...
Poetry for the Mind

Poetry for the Mind

Middle Street Resource Centre is an inconspicuous building. Long a feature of Beeston, its unassuming structure belies the vibrant creative activity within. The charity, Mindset, runs from here, lending support to those with mental health issues, and the...