Diego’s Wife and others

We had a plethora of Frida Kahlo inspired poems at the Stirred: Frida on Monday 26th May. Here are a few video’s of some Frida inspired poems that were written especially for Stirred, the outpouring of Frida love was beautiful to see and hear!

Pip Von Nosegroeg and Ganymede Webb collaborated on this sweet hearted yet fiery piece:


Here is Jennie Bailey guesting, and her response to one of Becca Audra Smith’s (mine!) poetry prompts to create a twisted triolet, see prompt here.


Karen Little used Anna Percy’s poetry prompt, which you can find here, to write a college diary.

Hairless me Breathless


Lastly, here is Stephen James Frida inspired poem, he has a night coming up Thursday 19th June at The Crescent in Salford, find facebook event here.

If you are looking for more inspiration, we have a workshop led by Anna Percy this Friday 13th June at Kim by the Sea, facebook event here. The next Stirred is on Monday 28th July, theme: (undiscovered).



The Stirred quad is formed of Rebecca Audra Smith, Anna Percy, Jasmine Chatfield and Lenni Sanders.

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One comment on “Diego’s Wife and others
  1. […] is Sylvia Plath and Anne Sexton. We were so pleased and impressed with people’s responses to Stirred: Frida Kahlo that we thought we’d focus the night on some more female trailblazers. In the lead up we are […]

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The Stirred team at Reclaim the Night Manchester 2015
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