Prose & Poems Evening

Lloyd Markham (Prose), Zillah Bowes (Poetry), Will Ford (Host). Wed 18 Oct, 7:30pm - 9:30pm. The Gate Arts Centre, Keppoch St, CF24 3JW Disability Access: Yes Family Friendly: No Join us for an evening of Prose & Poems at The Gate! The evening will kick off with featured readings from Lloyd Markham and Zillah Bowes, followed by an open mic. Sign up on the night! Lloyd Markham was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, moving to and settling in Bridgend, south Wales when he was thirteen. His debut novel Bad Ideas\Chemicals is published by Parthian and is a darkly comic social satire about a young woman who thinks she’s an alien and the strange town she lives in. You can follow him on twitter @lloyd_markham. Zillah Bowes is a writer and filmmaker. She is winner of the 2017 Wordsworth Trust Prize, a 2016/17 Creative Wales Award and Special Commendation in the 2016 Wasafiri New Writing Prize. Her poems have been published in magazines and anthologies, and she is writing her first collection. insta @zillahbowes