A highly imaginative collection which juxtaposes historical periods by imagining Keats entering contemporary scenes and makes itself convincing with vivid images and flowing original rhythms.
Louise Warren's first collection A Child's Last Picture Book of the Zoo won the Cinnamon First Collection Prize and was published in 2012. Her poems have appeared in many magazines and anthologies. In 2014 she was a Prizewinner in the Troubadour International Poetry Competition, highly commended in the Ver Prize and runner-up in the Cinnamon Press Single Poem Competition. She has also been shortlisted for the Bridport Prize in 2011 and for the Wenlock Poetry prize 2011 and 2013.
Louise does regular readings in venues including theatres, cafes, libraries, bookshops and windmills! This year she read at the Essex Poetry Festival. She hosts poetry events for Poet in the City and collaborates with artists and poets on other poetry events. She organised and Co-hosted Poets Off The Shelf at Swiss Cottage Central Library. Louise is also involved in theatre.