Kate Behrens (poet)

Sunday 29 May 2016: Poetry Reading in Oxford

Join us for an evening of poetry.   Three Two Rivers Poets: Kate Behrens, Ian House, Susan Utting  will read from their latest collections and new work, in Oxford at the Albion Beatnik Bookstore  34, Walton Street OX2 6AA on Sunday 29th May, 7:00 pm . [£2 entry] … Continue reading

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PBS Bulletin: Behrens’ Man with Bombe Alaska

Have you read the Spring 2016 edition of the PBS Bulletin?   Kate Behrens’ collection Man with Bombe Alaska gets a mention in the new book listing. The entry reads: Kate Behrens’ second collection follows The Beholder in 2012, also published … Continue reading

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Friday, 15 January 2016: Poets’ Cafe – South Street Arts Centre, South Street, Reading – 8pm doors – £5/£4

This month the Poets’ cafe have a special local guest, the mighty and magnificent Kate Behrens,  launching her latest collection, Man with Bombe Alaska, which is out. In addition to Kate’s reading, of course, there will be plenty of room … Continue reading

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Man with Bombe Alaska front coverMan with Bombe Alaska by Kate Behrens (poet)


Catching up with a poem by Kate Behrens

How many of us fall behind with our reading? If you find a little time, treat yourself to a catch up session. Make a cup of tea, a cup of coffee, pour a glass of wine and sit down and … 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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Tuesday 19 March 2013: Two Rivers Press poets at Oxford Brookes

Where: The event will be held in the Music Room of Headington Hill Hall (see map) When: 6pm – 8.30pm Refreshments will be served. Tom Phillips lives in Bristol and is a freelance journalist, playwright, and currently completing a creative … Continue reading

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Review: Michael S.Begnal reviews Kate Behrens’ The Beholder

This is an excerpt from a Michael S. Begnal’s guest review of Kate Behrens’ The Beholder which appears in its entirety as the Thursday, 26 July 2012 post here.  Kate Behrens is a poet active in Reading, England, and was … Continue reading

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Beholder_CoverThe Beholder by Kate Behrens (poet)


Kate Behrens was born in 1959, one of twin daughters to two painters. A runner up in the 2010 Mslexia poetry competition, who reads regularly at the Poets Café in Reading, she lives in Oxfordshire, and has one daughter.