Marva Jackson Lord
@ackee123 / Trailblazer member

BIOGRAPHY

Female, Hay-on-Wye, Powys, United Kingdom, birthday 13th September
Joined September 2016

I make websites and help with developing online presence, mainly for artists and other creatives. I'm also part of a team that provides customer service by email for people who need help understanding why their computer or software isn't behaving as they would like it to. 

I'm a writer, currently writing poems, have published my first chapbook. Working on a full book of poems. I also have plans to publish other chapbooks on other themes.

I sing.

About

Influences

I started life as a child singer and writer, influenced by TS Eliot, ee cummings, Sylvia Plath, and Shakespeare. I don't write sonnets, and have a  love of anything punk, funk, Sun Ra, scifi and other worldly. Have been accused of being a post modern poet.

CV

Webworker. Poet. I've worked as a housekeeper, cleaner, nursing home, assistant, club dj, community radio administrator, producer and host (little known claim to fame: talked John Peel, Annette Peacock and a couple of others into doing phone interviews using my walkman and a regular phone to air on my community radio show in Canada), writer, editor, journalist, arts reviewer, indie film distributor, event organizer, bank clerk.

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