For National Poetry Day on 7 October, u3a are holding two national events with u3a members Hilda and Jane. Here, they share what it is that they love about poetry – and we would love to hear from you too.
Robert from Stroud u3a talks about the joy he gets from his u3a creative writing group
Albert of Madeley and District u3a talks about poetry and how it has given him a renaissance.
Stephen Fielding talks about the book that Spalding and District U3A have written about the town in Medieval times.
Anthony Hughes, Swansea U3A, talks about new ways to tell a story
Jane Gorman, Redhill U3A, attended the Chichester summer school Write Your Life Story course. Here she shares one of her stories.
Ray Solly (Shepway & District U3A) on exploring poetry.
David Smith from Stokesley U3A describes a creative writing workshop that recently took place
The last instalment of Arthur House’s reminiscences on his time in the Home Guard… for now!
Elizabeth Toon, the U3A national adviser on the subject explains more.
Ann Anderson, National U3A Subject Adviser, talks about the benefits of taking part in a Play Reading group.
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