Author: Hope

Hope n Mic Seek Volunteers

Hope n Mic are looking for new team members to keep the voluntary poetry night for charities going. Do you enjoy spoken word/ performance arts? Do you enjoy working with…
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Hope n Mic Events for 2017

This year we are reducing our events. Instead of monthly we will be running the events every two months on the last Friday and guests are also required to register…
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2016 Events for Hope n Mic

List of events we ran in 2016. All the events took place at Kobi Nazrul Centre. January:  Streethands charity who are trying to raise funds to keep their ‘Food 4 All’…
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Hope n Mic Annual Accounts

  It's the end of the financial year and we decided to share with you a calculation of how much money we raised over the year with YOUR help. You…
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Why I Love Hope n Mic

This is a lovely message we received from one of our guests at our February 2016 event: Salaam bro. I hope you're well. I just wanted to let you know…
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2015 Events for Hope n Mic

List of events we ran in 2015. All the events took place at Kobi Nazrul Centre. January:  AU Foundation February: with the Rainbow Collective and the entry fee is £5 worth…
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Thank You Certificate from Richard House Hospice

Hope n Mic October 2015 was for the Richard House Children’s Hospice. We had an intimate turnout with lots of little ones performing in the first section and many new faces.…
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Intimate, Esoteric, Deeply Personal – Hope n Mic Feb

Charitable funds raised: £240 for the Restless Beings orphange. We shared a slideshow of photos from the orphanage taken by Salam Jones who is currently in Bangladesh and visited the place. Total…
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Black and blue

What is the earliest poem you have, and what made you get in to poetry? This week Stuart Birnie answers: This was my first poem when I was 15 going on 16.…
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My mum is short and round and fat

What is the earliest poem you have, and what made you get in to poetry? This week, Jason Pilley answers:  I’m sure I wrote plenty of poems before the immortal classic…
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