Poet Karen Ankersintroduces her poem In Dark written especially for Solstice Shorts Festival, Tymes goe by Turnes.The festival is online this year, 21st December 2020 8pm BST Tickets are on sale now (donation: suggestion £5) on eventbrite
Thanks to everyone who came along and in particular to Housmans for hosting and to CB, Clare, Karen, Katy, Peter, Sarah and Chantal (all pictured) and Valerie (not pictured) for reading so magnificently – sold out Housman’s stock of the book!
Karen Ankers is a poet, playwright and novelist who lives in Anglesey. Her poetry collection, One Word At A Time was published in 2017. Her one-act plays have been performed in the UK, America, Australia and Malaysia. Her first novel, The Crossing Place, was published in January 2018 by Stepping Stones Publishing. Poems published in Indiana Voice Journal
Karen will be reading poems and stories at Ynys Mon
Karen Ankers lives in Holyhead and has been an active member of the Ucheldre Rep for fourteen years, both as actor and director. She is a founder member of her own award-winning company, Pakala Productions. Her most recent role was Wendy, in Peter Quilter’s “Blind Date”. She has portrayed a wide variety of parts and has acted in plays by Ayckbourn, Shakespeare, Priestley, and many others. In 2009 she won the award of Best Actress at the Anglesey Drama Festival. She also enjoys writing plays and has had work produced in the UK, USA, Australia and Malaysia.