LoveLit is working with awarding-winning poet Helen Mort

LoveLit is working with awarding-winning poet Helen Mort to offer a relaxed night of poetry, conversation, and celebration Poems of Hope: a celebration for National Poetry Day at 7.00 pm on Thursday 1st October. Helen will also launch a new Derbyshire poetry project Ticket to Hope which people who live, work or study in Derbyshire will be invited to get involved with. The event will be on Zoom and tickets are priced at £6, booking is essential. To find out more please visit

There will also be two workshops to support the 'Ticket to Hope' community poem project, one for adults and one for families. Tickets cost £3.50 per adult or per family respectively.

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Workshop for adults with Helen Mort, 10th October -

Workshop for families with Matt Black, 17th October -

It's the last chance to purchase tickets for the Editing with Sophie Draper this Saturday. To find out more or book a place please visit

As the nights start to draw in, get in the mood for autumn with Writing Ghost Stories with Alex Davis. This online workshop will take place on Google Meet on 8th October, find out more and book at

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