A dozen of the seventeen poets contributing to the Inspired by Music anthology met on the steps of Pittville Pump Room in Cheltenham on 8 December to celebrate publication of the book and to enjoy a coffee in the open air cafe adjacent to the Pump Room. Here are some photos:
Left to right: Gillian Ridley-Wells, Judith van Djikhuizen, Michael Newman, Iris Anne Lewis, Chris Hemingway, Sharon Larkin, Sheila Spence, Roger Turner, Annie Ellis, Kathryn Alderman.
Stuart Nunn also joined the group to celebrate publication.
Poets in the book but who could not join in the celebration on 8 December: David Ashbee, Robin Gilbert, Belinda Rimmer, Catherine Baker, David Gale, Gill Garrett.
A map of ‘confirmed destinations’ of copies of ‘Inspired by Music’ can be found here:
Copies of Inspired by Music have reached these locations
The map will be updated whenever new destinations are confirmed.
A fo ben, bid bont – To be a leader, be a bridge