Like books? Like writing?  Like art?
Good!  Here are links to other websites that you might find of interest:

Books (including Bookshops and Literary Festivals)

The Chaucer Bookshop, Canterbury:

Harbour Books, Whitstable:

The Margate Bookshop:

Tales on Market Street, Faversham:

Wealden Literary Festival 2019:

Sandwich Arts Week -Poetry:

Canterbury Festival:

Writing (including writers, writing groups,
competitions and publishers)

SaveAs Writers:

Thanet Writers:

Whisky and Beards:

The Margate Bookie:


The Poetry Shed:

The Poetry Kit:

Paper Swans Press:

Cultured Llama:

Hungry Hill Writing:

O'Bheal (including the Five Words Competition): 

Cafe Writers:

Poetry on the Lake:

Second Light Live:

Derek Sellen: Writing and Art:

Frances Knight, Musician and Writer:

Maria McCarthy, Writer:

Maggie Harris, Writer:

Connor Sansby, Writer:

Matt Chamberlain, Poet:

Philip Kane, Writer and Artist:

Rosie Johnston, Poet:

Tamara Miles, Poet:

Jessica Taggart, Writer:

Emma Darwin, Writer:

The Poetry Practice ('Creative, Expressive and Therapeutic Writing for Health, Wellbeing and Transformation') :
The Poetry Practice – Kent & Sussex Writing and Wellbeing Network

Confluence Medway:


The Poetry Exchange 'Celebrating and Sharing Poems as Friends' :

Grey Hen Press:
Sentinel Literary Quarterly:
Sentinel Literary Quarterly Poetry Competition - international, any subject, any style, open to all. Prizing poetry since 2009. (

Places of Poetry:


Art and Photography
Total Pap, Artists:

Henry Cockburn, Artist and Writer:

Dawn Cole, Artist:

Dan Thompson, Artist and Writer: