Tag Archives: Sandra Simpson

Autumn 2018

Welcome to Autumn 2018  Billy Collins, Barbara Crooker, Rosalind Brackenbury, Barbara Strang, Sandra Simpson, Angie Trudell Vasquez, Sarah Russell, Sophie Hannah and Jane Buxton all have poems appearing in our yellow autumn card. The cards will be appearing in medical … Continue reading

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Our winter-red poetry card is on its way.

After a glorious autumn, winter has arrived with a rush. Never mind, we were all ready and prepared. The winter-red poetry cards were posted off this afternoon so they should be landing in medical waiting rooms, hospices, rest homes and … Continue reading

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Braille and boxes

Amanda, from the Blind Foundation, sent me this cover photo of our Poems in the Waiting Room winter braille edition. The braille booklets will be dispatched on June 10. Sincere thanks to The Lion Foundation who are covering the costs of the … Continue reading

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A hint of autumn

So here we go – another card, another season. Autumn to me means blackberrying, visiting Glenfalloch for a stunning visual feast of trees adorned in their autumn splendor, and the crisp sounds in the air as I venture out to … Continue reading

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Our 15th edition – winter 2012

We printed 500 cards for the first edition and 5500 for our fifteenth edition, that’s quite an achievement! This edition features the four poems which won prizes for their creators in our PitWR 2012 competition. Just as a reminder: Emma … Continue reading

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breath

We are having the most wonderful autumn in Dunedin – sunshine, warmth with an absent wind. I was planning to go to the beach straight from work yesterday but when Barry rang  and said a parcel had arrived I popped … Continue reading

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