By Jan Noble
Date Posted: Saturday, 15 December 2007
The poet, Jan Noble studied Fine Art at Canterbury, but spoken, sung and printed words became his principal fascination. He has published a number of ‘chapbooks’ and released a series of ‘spoken word’ CDs. He has given performances across Europe and he has held poetry workshops in a range of venues including schools, psychiatric wards and prisons. Jan is currently writer in residence at Core Arts, the Hackney based charity which promotes events for users of the mental health services. He has recently edited a collection of their work ‘ Not Your Average Type’. More examples of his work can be found at www.myspace.com/jannoble Jan can be contacted at email@example.com
Pie and Mash and Liquor
I am the oldest 14 year old in my year
If only you knew you old whale you
But then that’s not the family’s business
And I do mind.
Eels that is.
if only he knew