Jackie Kay was born in Edinburgh. She is a poet, novelist and writer of short stories and has enjoyed great acclaim for her work for both adults and children. She has published three collections of stories with Picador, Why Don't You Stop Talking, Wish I Was Here, and Reality, Reality; a poetry collection, Fiere; and most recently her memoir, Red Dust Road. She is Professor of Creative Writing at Newcastle University, and lives in Manchester, where she is currently Chancellor of the University of Salford.
We are delighted to to be running a poetry competition celebrating poetry and community alongside Shore to Shore tour. We're looking for budding poets to share their poems on community with us.
Good night Marc - yes hope so too - sleep well - twas a memorable day x https://t.co/cG3xyEEIkA
by @JackieKayPoet - yesterday
RT @jk_rowling: I'm not in the UK! https://t.co/KMhSn33ury
When you think you're up later than... check again; someone else will be up and tweeting: soon they'll feel like your long lost friend,nite
RT @marcrileydj: GO JACKIE!! XXXXXXXXXXX https://t.co/pNS8Yd7ybT
Thank you! Still remember that proud day of yours and checked out Trembling Bells! Loved them! https://t.co/8rxeboFXMu
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