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Jane Aldous

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Email jaldous61@gmail.com
Local authority: Edinburgh City
Languages: English
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I'm an Edinburgh based poet and happy to work with groups and organisations in the areas listed. 

I have experience of reading to small mixed age groups in intimate setting such as bookshops and cafes.

I aim to offer readings that are warm, inclusive and thought provoking with a humorous edge.

Also, as an older writer being published later in life, I hope I can offer encouragement to other aspiring older writers.

My first poetry collection, Let out the Djinn, was published by Arachne Press in October 2019.

Websites featuring the author

Local authorities can visit

Angus; Dundee; East Lothian; Edinburgh City; Fife; Midlothian; Scottish Borders; West Lothian

Events can deliver

Reading

Audience can work with

Adult learners; People experiencing mental health problems

Topics of work

Ageing; Animals; Childhood; Coasts, seas & oceans; Death, grief & bereavement; Discrimination & Prejudice; Environment & climate; Fairy tales, folklore & mythology; Family; History; LGBTQIA+ characters; Nature; World War 2

Age groups published for

Adults

Age groups can work with

Adults

Audience size

0-10; 11-30