Julie-ann's latest collection,
Voices in the Garden,
containing poems inspired by the life and times of Joan of Arc,
was published in April 2017 by Lapwing Publications.
For more details,
and to purchase a copy,
visit the Lapwing Poetry Website.
STOP PRESS!! Julie-ann will be reading from Voices in the Garden
at Hamilton House, 80 Stokes Croft, Bristol
at 7.30pm on Friday 29th September,
accompanied by music specially composed and performed by
Mock Hobby Horse.
Tickets £6 on the door.
Julie-ann's poem The Westray Storm Witch is published
in the latest Poetry News.
Julie-ann received a commendation in the 2017 Ver poet's competition
for her poem Totem.
Her poem Green Prayers was also shortlisted.
is now available in e-book form to purchase from Amazon.
See here for details.
Julie-ann's poem "Trapped" won 3rd prize in the Ver Poets Open Poetry Competition 2015.
Windblown, a sequence of poems by Julie-ann on the American artist Andrew Wyeth,
is published in issue one of Raceme, a new Bristol-based literary journal.
More details here.
Julie ann has a short story, Underwater,
published in issue no 55 of The Reader.
Julie-ann's poem Greenham Common, 1985 was recently published in
Furies: A Poetry Anthology of Women Warriors.
Furies is runner-up in the Best Anthology category of the 2015 the Saboteur Award.
Julie-ann has a number of poems in the Poets in Person at the Glassblower anthology.
The book can be ordered from
Indigo Dreams Publishing,
and is also available on
Julie-ann has poems in the latest anthology published by Moor Poets.
This is the third anthology,
and more details including how to buy a copy can be found on
the Moor Poets web page.
Julie-ann runs a series of poetry workshops at the Bristol Folk House,
Park Street, Bristol.
If you would like details of how to join then please
contact me via the contacts page
for more information.
The workshop sessions run from 1pm to 4pm, usually on Wednesdays.
The course includes tuition as well as critique,
but can be adapted to suit requirements.
Please note these workshops are not suitable for complete beginners.
Full price: £20 per session, £100 for all sessions
Over 60s: £18 per session, £90 for all sessions
Benefits: £15 per session, £75 for all sessions
Julie-ann can also offer personal mentoring - one student has recently won a prize
in a top national competition -
and editing services through
The Starting Line.
The Sun at Midnight,
a pamphlet of poetry relating to Orkney and Norway
was published by Braga Press, Innertoon, Orkney KW16 3JP.
Julie-ann's second collection,
was shortlisted for the prestigious Michael Murphy Memorial Award
for best poetry collection, 2011.
Julie-ann has five poems in a new poetry anthology called Confluence -
a collection of poems written by a poetry group called Two Rivers,
based in Devon.
Copies available via the contacts page on this website,
the sequel to Sea Change,
is now available to purchase from
Sea Change has also been revised and reissued with a new cover.
Poets, Painters & Printmakers,
a book of art and poetry
and the product of a happy partnership between visual artists and poets
was published in July by Bulb Store Books, 11 Linhey Close, Kingsbridge, TQ7 1LL.
ISBN: 978-0-9551114-1-9 Price £15.00