Welcome to the HOME page of Dave Young – poet and coffee house dweller.
This website is FREE to READ and FREE to COMMENT on. To do so go to http://www.daveyoungpoet.wordpress.com and CLICK on the appropriate webpage.
“The most authentic thing about us is our capacity to create, to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love” Ben Okri, Nigerian poet and novelist.
‘the writer of prose can only step aside when the poet passes by’ – Somerset Maughan
The other pages on this website are:-
‘Angelspit’ (2013) – a free to read on line work. To follow the A-Z of Angelspit CLICK on their dedicated pages.
Gallery – a page dedicated to artwork from artists I have collaborated with and misc. photographs of gigs and readings I have performed at.
Poems (2004-2011) – a page of earlier writing and remixes with extracts from my 2004 published collection ‘Ready to Ignite’ and non published work.
About Me – because writers never like to talk about themselves.
Water’s Edge (2012) – Poetry and art coming together from the same inspiration source. A collaboration with Teesside fine artist Juliet Adele. All Rights Reserved. Copyright 2011. ISBN 0-9546191-1-0
YellowFlower Parts 1, 2 and 3 (2014/2015) – a free to read on line work. To follow YellowFlower CLICK on their dedicated pages.
A Last Lick – A free to read on line work – as the title suggests the final set of poems for this website.
Much of the Artwork you see on this website is by Juliet Adele, Dianne Bowell and Suzy Angus . I am grateful to them for allowing me use of their wonderful artwork to compliment my words.
Many of the photographs of yours truly on this website by Claire Young.
To contact the face in the crowd go to:-
Email at email@example.com
Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/dave.young.980315 OR
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Twitter at dy_dave
OR post a comment on any of the pages on my website.