Jean Watkins (poet)

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S O U T H 56 October 2017: A profile of Jean Watkins by Gill Learner

Two Rivers Press poet, Jean Watkins,  is profiled in South 56 October 2017. 16 of her poems, a mini-collection,  appear: Before, Severing, Rackham, Ribston Pippin, Wasps, Honeysuckle Sides, The Dragon Lands, Marvel, Making Space for Water*, Our Dream, Ghostly, Boatbuilder, … Continue reading

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Review: Jean Watkins’ Scrimshaw

This review,  by Sue Kindon,  of Jean Watkins’ collection, “Scrimshaw” appears in The Interpreter’s House (issue 56). But as it is hard to read here on these images, you either have to subscribe to The Interpreter’s House to read the … Continue reading

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Review: Jean Watkins’s Scrimshaw reviewed!

“This first collection is the work of an experienced poet who combines emotional wisdom with technical finesse, and is beautifully presented by Two Rivers.” So says Rosie Johnston in her review of Jean Watkins’ Scrimshaw which appears on the online cultural magazine, … Continue reading

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Three first collections reviewed! Read more!

It is a wonderful thing to start the new year with positive reviews of three collections published in the Two Rivers Press, First Collection Series.   Belinda Cooke reviews Kate Behrens’ The Beholder, Claire Dyer’s Eleven Rooms and Jean Watkins’ … Continue reading

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Poetry with cake! Tuesday, October 1st and Friday, October 4th 2013

Poetry with cake – what could be better? Both available at Hot Gossip Cafe in Henley next week as part of the Henley Literary Festival. Gill Learner will be reading on Tues 1st Oct and Jean Watkins on Friday 4th … Continue reading

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Friday, September 27, 2013: Two Rivers Press poets at Pangbourne Hall of Sound

Please come and listen to and meet Two Rivers Press poets, Susan Utting, Jean Watkins and Claire Dyer These lovely ladies are doing a reading at Pangbourne Hall of Sound (Pangbourne Village Hall) this Friday 27th September at 7.30 pm. … Continue reading

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Friday, 21 June, 2013: Book launch and poetry reading with Jean Watkins at the Poets’ Cafe

  Two Rivers Press is delighted to invite you to the launch party for Jean Watkin’s first collection,  Scrimshaw,  on Friday, 21 June, 2013 at 7pm. Then,  stay for the Poets’ Cafe, where Jean, as this month’s special guest,  will … Continue reading

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