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Vespbar Virgins

Vespbar Virgins Gig – 26/12/13

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I went along to Vespbar Virgins comedy night in Glasgow to perform a comedy spot for Graham Barrie who runs the gig. I enjoyed it a lot and even got away with Old Firm banter.
Glasgow Slam

Glasgow Poetry Slam

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I went along to the Glasgow Poetry Slam run by Robin Cairns at a pub called The Vale, which sits beside Queen Street Station. Here are some highlights from the evening.
Anti Hoot December 9 2014

Lach’s Anti-Hoot 9/12/13

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I went along to Henry's Cellar Bar yet again to watch some more great acts perform on Lach's Open Mic Stage.
Blind Poetics

Blind Poetics – Open Mic – 18/11/13

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I went to a popular open mic night in Edinburgh called Blind Poetics which is run by Alec Beattie and Roddy Shippin. The special guest act that evening was Jennifer Williams.
Forest Night

Inky Fingers – Forest Cafe Open Mic – 15/11/13

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I went along to a poetry open mic evening at Forest Cafe in Edinburgh. I met his friend Jem Rolls and the author Peter G Mackie and performed 3 poems.
Anti-Hoot 21/10/13

Lach’s Anti-Hoot – Henry’s Cellar Bar – 31/10/13

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I recount the tale of a visit to Lach's Anti-Hoot at Henry's Cellar Bar where I saw and videoed some great open mic acts and even performed a few poems myself.
Mr Blues Open Mic 1

Mr Blues – Open Mic Night 1

I hosted an open mic night at Mr Blues Bar in Kaleici, Antalya. About 30 people turned up to hear comedy, stories, poetry and some music.

The State Bar – Poetry & Rant

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Stage Fright

Stage Fright

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I recall the time I entered a poetry competition and completely froze with stage fright for what seemed like an eternity.