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LSL September edition

Jake Wild Hall, Jess Glaisher and Math Jones take to the LSL for a great night of literary entertainment. There is also an open mic with 5 available slots, which you can secure by clicking on this ticket link and booking an open mic slot. Jake Wild Hall is the 2016 Spirit of the PBH Free… Continue reading LSL September edition

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LSL – July edition

Listen Softly London is delighted to be presenting four incredible artists at our next live event at The Royal George in Soho on Sunday 9 July. Rebecca Parfitt will be reading from her debut collection of poetry, The Days After. Rebecca is originally from Brighton but now lives and works in Cardiff. She has been… Continue reading LSL – July edition

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Preorder: The Days After – Rebecca Parfitt

Listen Softly London is proud to publish Rebecca Parfitt’s debut collection of poetry, The Days After. Her words drift from the page, intoxicating the reader, making her writing endlessly fascinating and devastating. Rebecca is a rare writer, and one that should take a much cherished place on your book shelf. She is a companion for… Continue reading Preorder: The Days After – Rebecca Parfitt

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Artist announcement: Mon 28 Nov

We're delighted to announce that Ella Chappell will be joined by Danielle Wrobel on Monday 28 November at The Barley Mow, EC2A. Danielle Wrobel is based in London and has recently completed a MA in creative writing for Bath Spa. Ella Chappell is is author of Moonrise, published by As Yet Untitled, and she is… Continue reading Artist announcement: Mon 28 Nov

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Winter Words Extravaganza

Our winter gig, and also our three year anniversary gig, will be hosted with the excellent Observatory Press on Monday 28 November, at The Barley Mow. They are independent press based in Hackney and Bath, UK. They specialise in science fiction, illustration and championing new artists and writers. They believe in creating collectable, beautiful, physical objects.  Find out a little… Continue reading Winter Words Extravaganza

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LSL August edition

August is a traditionally busy month, holidays, Edinburgh and the like, so for LSL August edition we are combining our lovely gigs with our lovely writing group! Monday 22 August, 7pm, The Barley Mow on Curtain Road. There will be an open mic, poetry Olympics, writing exercises and opportunities to talk to peers about your… Continue reading LSL August edition

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LSL June Edition

Listen Softly London June Edition will take place on Monday 27 June at The Barley Mow, Curtain Road, London, and feature Rowena Knight, Rachel Marsh, and Hannah Chutzpah. There will be three fantastic features and five slots for open mic. To claim an open mic slot, just buy a ticket, turn up on the night,… Continue reading LSL June Edition

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LSL presents…Gary from Leeds

Listen Softly London Press is delighted to announce that we will be publishing Your Attempt To Enjoy These Poems is Considered Unsatisfactory, by Gary from Leeds. Unsurprisingly born and raised in Leeds, Gary From Leeds is currently holed up in London. He’s a trained journalist and failed stand-up comedian. He performed his debut solo show Yeti… Continue reading LSL presents…Gary from Leeds

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LSL April edition

Listen Softly London is thrilled to be welcoming Georgina Norie, Molly Case, and Daisy T-G, as our featured artists on Monday 25 April at The Barley Mow, Curtain Road, EC2A. Georgina Norie is a member of the Roundhouse Poetry Collective. She met Poetry in 2011 and has since performed in various UK venues, including the Southbank's Queen… Continue reading LSL April edition