Welcome to our page for Women Poets’ Network events. Here you will find our programme of events for members of the network. All indicated times are GMT (UK time).

Next Event!

Open Mic & Pratical Chat: Editing Techniques
Sunday 24 March, 10.30am – 12.30pm

Member-led online social and open mic. Join us for a Sunday morning delve into poetry – come as you are! Tickets on sale from 22 Feb.

Coming up…

Here’s a taste of what else we have coming up in the first half of 2024. Details soon…


Webinar & Workshop
Date tbc.
Industry insights and lively conversation from an expert panel, followed by a practical workshop on a related theme.


FALLOW: Member-led creative space
Date tbc.
Discover art practices that can nourish, inspire, and inform your writing.


Summer Gathering
Date tbc.

Past Events

2024 Programme

Open Mic & Practical Chat: Truth, Vulnerability & the Poetic ‘I’

Open Mic & Practical Chat: Collaboration & Finding Community

2023 Programme

2022 Programme

Women Poets’ Festival supported by the National Centre for Writing

Webinar: How to Sustain a Career as a Woman Poet with Robyn Law (Society of Authors), Dzifa Benson (Jerwood Fellowship) and Julia Bird (Poetry Society/Jaybird Live Literature

Women Poets’ Circle: Finding and Making Poetry Communities with Christy Ku

Women Poets’ Circle: Building Our Own Residencies with Jo Bell

Webinar: What We Talk About When We Talk About Poetry Culture with Forward Arts, Jerwood Foundation, & Poet in the City

Online Social & Open Mics: discussing topics such as writing the perfect bio and entering prizes, with 16 poets reading and breakout networking rooms

Women Poets’ Circle: Creativity & Confidence with Shamshad Khan

Women Poets’ Gathering: Collaborations at Poetry Pharmacy