Entries by Kim

Poets on Northey Island & Other Stories

It’s been a busy couple of month’s for us here at Rhymes. We started spring in style with our second ever poetry retreat. Last year there were four of us, the organisers, but this year we stepped it up to 12 people! We decided to run it as a pilot for future such retreats and […]

Future dates of Rhymes with Orange

Good news! We’ve booked in dates for Rhymes with Orange for the first half of next year. All are at the bedroom Bar on Rivington Street in Shoreditch. Add these to your diary: Thursday 30 January Thursday 6 March Thursday 10 April Thurs 15 May Woop!

Havant Literary Festival: Rhymes with Orange on Tour!

Last weekend your favourite spoken word night packed up its shakers and shuffled on down to the south coast to bring our unique brand of rhyme to the Havant masses. It was Havant Literary Festival and we were invited to run our night on the Sunday. There were some differences to our usual setup. In […]

Rhymes with Orange turns one year old!

It’s been a year. One whole earth year since Rhymes with Orange set up shop and started disseminating our lyrical service to the masses. To celebrate this mighty achievement, we are throwing a birthday party! It’ll be the usual Rhymes with Orange nonsense but with much more orange paraphernalia. We promise the following – Bunting […]

A little bit about who’s behind all this

We have just added a new page to the website to tell you a little more about our comperes and resident poets. Go and check it out and read a little more about who we are. People behind the rhymes

Some Spoken Word Inspiration

It’s been a little quiet on the blog lately so I thought I’d share with you a few of the things and people that inspire us. When I say ‘us’, I mean your monthly hosts and co-founders of Rhymes with Orange, one video from each of which I have shared below with a little explanation […]

In Praise of 2012 (and us)

At the beginning of last year, no one knew of Rhymes with Orange, not even the future hosts, but by the end of May 2012, there was dream working its way down a pipeline ready to burst out as the June Rhymes with Orange debut night – intended as a one-off celebration of a challenge […]

September Rhymes with Orange this Wednesday

RwO is upon us. It’s that time of the month again when you come pretending to support your friends or soak up the rhymes but really you are just biding your time before you yourself take centre stage on the orange crush open mic. Each month it has gotten bigger and better and tomorrow will […]

We have a website!

This is the beginning of our journey and we are pretty thrilled you are taking it with us. This is our new website and we’d love you to take a look around. See you at a rhymes with Orange event soon, The RwO Team