The piece is about yearning for adulthood, the solitude in female friendship and the fizzy excitement of being young and free ⚾️💋✨ Gloriously brought to life by a hugely talented team: Voice-over script by me Directed by @victor.puigcerver Cast @nici.delivron & @lisa.klingner Cinematography @yodiegogardo Edit & grading @v.candela.mz Styling alba_beltran_valenzuela Hair & make-up @patricia.hoos Lettering @bebepequenito
A conversation in Hong Kong about tea drinking unravels a world conflicted by the rush of everyday life. Poetry written and performed by me Animation by Al Robertson Directed by Jack Turner Music by Moritz Wanger Sound Design by Dominika Latusek Colour by Hannah Squires Special thanks Gagandeep Kalirai Film scanned and processed by On8Mil
Riverside Festival What a treat it was to be asked to write the manifesto for one of Glasgow’s most beloved festivals Riverside. I was especially chuffed that the collaboration involves one of my fave DJs Anna Gram, with her release Celestial Objects. Watch the full video here
‘Makeup’s abandoned for bathroom debates; we interlock fingers and you say, it’s getting late.‘ (from the poem Bat Cave – Dating & Other Hobbies) I’m doing my very first Scotland-based in-person reading of my book at the kickass social enterprise Blunt Knife Co. Event Blurb: Blunt Knife Co. is extremely excited to present award-winning writer,… Continue reading Blunt Knife Co. Live Book Reading
In this Book Week Scotland special, I’m joining Nadine Aisha Jassat, Chris McQueer as we take to the stage to showcase our writing, and share how young people can use their own voices and experiences in writing and storytelling. Get involved Register now to join in with this live digital event. After registering, you will… Continue reading BBC Author’s Live – Young Scottish Voices Panel
💿 VO & words @cathepburnwrite 🎥 Directing & animation Sarah Grant 📚 Poem from Dating & Other Hobbies – out now with Burning Eye Books
This has been a longtime coming. Earlier this year, like countless other artists, I launched my new book online. Now as things reopen, I’m overjoyed to be hosting and performing at an in-person event. Dating & Other Hobbies Sunday Sesh will be live streamed on the community radio station Refuge Worldwide. Support will come from… Continue reading IRL book party!
A cinepoem created by a group of artists in Berlin 🌱 ‘A Radical Act of Love: Arborescence, Echoing the Mycorrhizal Network of Oaks’ is a new project that illustrates the current development of curatorial practice by artist Siobhan Healy, where the planting of oak saplings has led to global artistic commissions, inspired by the… Continue reading Oak – A Radical Act of Love
After a long wait, my poem Kiss was finally mounted at City Social bar in London. It was part of Glengoyne Whisky’s global Unhurried Campaign, and written in special ink that won’t appear for another 50 years. The story was covered by The Scotsman (below) and the Press and Journal.
I’ve been working on a new cinepoem for the artist Siobhan Healy’s latest project based on Oak trees. A crew of us visited he 800 year old tree Dicke Marie and we used a drone to film the tree and the surrounding forest. Filmmaker Romy Ladgodka is making a soundscape to go along with my… Continue reading Filming latest cinepoem at Berlin’s oldest tree
Excited to be reading from both of my books at this event, hosted by Janey Colbourne and featuring poet Jonny Lindsey. Thursday July 1st @ 7pm over Zoom Tickets here Click attending here
I recently opened for @exxcel.xx’s boss ass bitches @dj.fuckoff & @cryptofauna.flac B2B set – defo check out the full video below, they smashed it!!! 🎥 by @hoer.berlin ✏️ Poem from #GIRLHOODBook (@spec_books) 📍May 27th 2021