Before more time escapes, or I get distracted by something else, here are a few of the things I’ve loved lately, from the first two-and-a-bit months of 2022.
Looking back and moving forward
As we approach two years of pandemic life, I’m realising more and more that it’s unrealistic to expect my writing habits to have remained unchanged in this time. I’m not the person I was in January 2020. Neither are you.
Poem | Sestet in the City
Happy National Poetry Day 2021! Here's my latest poem; an ode, of sorts, to how poetry can be found in our lives every single day.
Poem | Quiet, please
Naturally, to mark Libraries Week 2021, I penned a poem, celebrating these special places. Happy reading!
Jo Fisher Writes turns FIVE: five things I’ve learned about writing this year
To mark five years of blogging on this site, here are five things the last year has taught me about writing.
Poem | Leading Lady
I don't know about you, but I'm ready for the world's performance this autumn.
Poem | No Time
A poem inspired by William Henry Davies's 'Leisure'.
Poem | The Lentil Soup My Mum Makes
Whenever I make my mum's lentil soup recipe, I'm back home with my family, at the wooden kitchen table.
Poem | Surviving Autumn Days, or SAD
A poem about autumn as the perfect metaphor for mental health.
Jo Fisher Writes is four!
I can't quite believe that this website has reached its fourth year!