70 – Poetry and Mental Health with Melissa Lee-Houghton

Melissa Lee-Houghton

Melissa Lee-Houghton

Next Generation Poet Melissa Lee-Houghton has been affected by mental health issues.

The themes this event explores include trauma/anguish, mental health and the therapeutic benefits of writing poetry.   Melissa reads a poem from Sunshine which is followed by a discussion with the audience and Ledbury Poetry Festival Director, Chloe Garner.