Hi Everyone, Just to let you know I'm only running the AWC on one network this year - two is a little hard to manage with my current commitments - but it was achieved in the AWC's first year! Please follow the link below and join in on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=107163825974334 We're on Day 5 and hopefully you are a group member already and therefore receiving your daily prompts - so you'll…See More
Dear TPL Fam,It's been awhile and I trust that everyone is as well as can be. I wanted to let you know you can also find me on Facebook (Angela Edgar).http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=522525059&ref=mfI have also started a poetry group, called 'Angee's Whatever You Feel Like...' which you can find here:…See More
“You’re too young!”....“You’ve got your life ahead of you!”...... ..He wasn’t thinking ....And neither were you....You should’ve halted the passion....Put a hand to his chest....You should’ve said no way honey....Not until you strap on a vest....Protect me....Respect me....After all I’m a Queen!....Who are you?....Why choose me to demean?....I have adventures to go on....I have goals to achieve....You just left your deposit....Not wanting to collect the interest it seems....I’m left holding the…See More
Angela Edgar, also know as Angee … an Inspiring New Poet, has had a love of writing since her days as a young teenager. With a diverse working history spanning Retail, Video Production, finally forging a Contact Centre career in Market Research, a writing hiatus of 6 years ensued which ended in 2006.
Taking up writing all over again, Angee put pen to paper, discovering she had a talent as if it were the dawn of a new day. Poetry came thick and fast, and with this new found confidence, followed a tentative leap into the arena of Spoken Word performances.
Cultivating an online following of readers, a few of whom actively encouraged her to pursue this dream and loyally supported her growth on this developmental journey, the reality of being eventually approached by a publisher (in this case Mad Jock of Liverpool) therefore seemed inevitable.
Her publisher Rols Sperling describes one of her poems ‘Intimacy of a Kiss’ as “Very beautiful and surprisingly understated. You have an ability to throw in a line of sheer exquisiteness without even so much as a trumpet fanfare.”
Not defined by writing in one genre or style, Angee tackles any and everything that comes to her mind or her heart, sharing her experiences and observations of daily life and fantasy in her own unique style which has resulted in her first collection of poetry called INSPIRED published 11th Feb 2008 and available now.
I hope you like the new features Angee! :-) As soon as you post one of your audio readings I am DEFINITELY featuring it on the home page. Also looking forward to that cup of English tea someday soon. :-)
Hey London - good to see/hear from you! I haven't written poetry for a long time, although I was published many years ago, back in school. It is liberating to write when something is eating at you. I had forgotten how good it feels. I wrote in the form of poetry this time, and it felt right and relieving. I did it after listening to your audio about Why I Write. You are inspiring and you have a lovely voice, as well! :-)
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