the word is out
Welcome to our blog
Our new blog area, The Word is Out will feature contributions from attendees of our Spoken Word Open-Mic events as well as from local and International writers and contributors who have words to share.
Plus we’ll be sharing more of what we aim to achieve with Words Out Loud and all the latest news from our events, workshops and activities.
Shane Hudson 5th July, 2023The backroomof a coffee shop...? No... A room full of soul,rivalling many a church. Words out loud. No stage, no mic.A couple of hours set aside from our busy lives. I found myself a curious spectator...Once,I believed events like this were...
Words Out Loud Reading in Priory Park a Sunny Success On Sunday 26th September, Words Out Loud held a reading in the sunshine at Priory Park. Enjoying one of the last sunny days were nearly 20 visitors who came to read and listen to a wide range of readings. This was...
From our contributors
Fitzgerald TheaterSt. Paul, MinnesotaJuly 11, 2014 Today I attended National Public Radio’s interview of Elizabeth Gilbert, a tall blond woman in a skirt and sweater set. It’s an audience of women in starched linen, some buzzing Gilbert for her narcissism, others...
We’re currently accepting submissions for our blog, The Word is Out.
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and let us know what you’d like to share. We’re keen to hear your pespectives, stories, poems, and creative expressions – so get writing, start speaking and let the word out!