Charlie Gracie Website

Charlie GracieWELCOME TO THE OFFICIAL WEBSITE OF CHARLIE GRACIE

Charlie Gracie is a poet and writer, originally from Baillieston, Glasgow and now living on the edge of the Trossachs.

You can see what Charlie is up to. You’ll find out where to buy his poetry collection: that’s Good Morning, by the way, and it’s available in discerning bookshops in all sorts of places.

You’ll also learn where to catch up with him at events and what is floating his boat currently about other people’s writing. Get in touch…

Charlie Gracie’s poems are quiet and clear, in love with nature and all of the possibilities of being human and alive.  As refreshing as a cool drink of Scottish water on a warm summer’s day.” Alan Bissett

Events

  • The Write Angle: a force for good For ages, I’ve wanted to go to a an event run by Ian Maxtone of The Write Angle. Last week, I did, and it was brilliant. Heroes, in Cafe Roxy in Falkirk, was the latest of their spoken word and music nights. It was a pleasure to read alongside other wonderful writers. The ...
  • NVP Anthology: Soundwaves What a great night in the Victorian Bar, Tron Theatre Glasgow for the launch of the Federation of Writers Scotland NVP anthology: Soundwaves. A big crowd, many of whom, including me, who read from their work in this beautifully put togther book. Thanks to all, especially Etta Dunn whose hard work made this ...

Writing

  • ‘Jackdaws’ shortlisted for Fish Poetry Prize ‘Jackdaws’ shortlisted for Fish Poetry Prize My poem ‘Jackdaws’ is part of a larger sequence I am writing based around the Dartry Mountains in Ireland. The ...
  • Northwords Now poetry reviews Northwords Now is an excellent Scottish literary journal, produced and published in the north of the country. Edited by the poet and academic, Chris Powici, ...
  • Scotia Extremis: week ten You’ve got to love the place whaur extremes meet: Scotia Extremis, now at week 10 of a year-long exploration of the edges of Scotland and ...
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Word Up!

August 18, 2016, 7:00pm - August 18, 2016, 10:30pm

The Write Angle returns to The Settle Inn with Word Up! An evening of words. featuring songs by Niamh Baker (runner up in The Summer Songwriter's Showcase 2016) So, bring out your words - spoken or sung Share your words with us, and bathe in the words of others! Word Up! - it's all about the words. *Comment below to bag yourself a slot; they will go quickly...

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