Good Grief Facilitator

Facilitator Josie Alford, Good Grief Bristol

Josie Alford

Josie Alford is a Bristol-based poet and event host with an MA in Creative Writing from Bath Spa. Her work ranges from the subtle nuance of dealing with loss to meeting your partner while dressed up as Justin Bieber. Her poetry fuses the techniques of the spoken and the written word and she is currently working on a poetry collection about the death of her father.

Josie has had poems published in books and anthologies including Ink, Sweat and TearsObsessed with Pipework and The Result Is What You See Today: Poems About Running. She has had feature sets at festivals and events including Raise The Bar, Sofar Sounds Cambridge, Hammer and Tongue and Blah Blah Blah.


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