A friend told me that when she first received a diagnosis of cancer, they locked the door and that’s how she knew it was bad news. This project is about opening those doors. Mixing poetry, music, and digital art, it is about how we connect in times of crisis.
Latest live events
You are warmly invited to our live events.
Informal sharing at Goldsmiths Writers Centre
Date: October 12, 2016 at 5pm. Venue: Goldsmiths Writers Centre, Goldsmiths University of London...
Informal sharing at Maggie’s Centre Oxford
Date: October 17, 2016 at 2pm. Venue: Maggie's Centre Oxford,...
Your latest poems
Some of these poems have been inspired by our Create a poem page in the Digital gifts section of the site. Why not try to write your own and send it to us for possible inclusion on the site?
Sympathetic Magic by Gordon Meade
The last time we lived here it was a couple of tomato plants, which I never really cared for, that obscured the view from our living-room window. But now, it is a Busy Lizzie given to us by our downstairs neighbour that, all...
Stage 4 Cancer Warrior by Elaine Ormsby-Jarman
Come Join me in the Depths of Despair On certain days you will find me there But I'll climb back up and be positive At the end of the day I want to live...