Poet / Writer / Performer / Workshops / Events Organiser / Guest Speaker / Compere /
Day-Dreamer / Prolific Reader
Emilie has performed at a variety of events and venues across the country from the back rooms of pubs to a medieval castle. Previously published in ‘HCE Magazine’ and ‘I am not a silent poet’. Due to be published in upcoming anthologies with ‘Half Moon Books’, ‘Beautiful Dragons Collaborations’ and ‘One World Publications’ (as part of the Poetry Society’s ‘Places of Poetry’ project). In 2019 she was one of the commissioned poets for the UK City of Culture project ‘Humans of Cov’. Emilie achieved an MA in Creative Writing from the University of Birmingham. She is Poet in Residence for Hillz FM and part of the 2020 cohort for the Nine Arches Press 'Dynamo' scheme.
Previous headline performances include: Fire & Dust (Coventry), Word Wise (Derby), Scriptstuff (Northampton) and The Story Telling Cafe (Leamington).
Emilie is available for and experienced in: poetry readings, school visits and workshops for both adults and children as well as commissions . Please see above for contact details.
Positive Images Festival
Previously 1pm - 3:30pm
Currently taking place online
Workshops are currently being uploaded on the last Sunday of every month at midday
All past and future workshops can be viewed on Emilie's Youtube Channel - Click Here to view
These sessions are for all abilities aged 16+
Writing West Midlands
Creative writing groups, online writing ideas, quarterly online magazine and other opportunities.
For an example activity please
Emilie runs the Rugby group which usually takes place at Rugby Library, however, sessions are currently via Zoom.
For writers aged 8-18 in the West Midlands.
What People Say
Emilie's dark tale is judged perfect...
Coventry Evening Telegraph
Extremes of Twenty Ten is a perfect, polished piece of first-person prose, which compares and contrasts the trivialities of daily life in Britain with widespread global horrors.
The women on the panel also have their favourite - Emilie Jones's Family Portrait