Launch! Bolt Down This Earth (@vpresspoetry) Live at The Arts House, Bristol, 24th May, 7-9pm

Book launch party, everyone welcome.

Bolt Down This Earth (from V. Press 2017) is “very vital and very charged”. Gram Joel Davies reads from his début collection.

Special guests Ben Banyard (see Clear Poetry; Indigo Dreams)
and Tom Sastry (Laureate’s Choice, Smith/Doorstep).

An evening of poetry.

Plus, music to lift your hat off from David Bosankoe! (

Please join us to help celebrate the release of Bolt Down This Earth. Meet up, listen, enjoy. All poets’ books available at discount. Bar on site.

£2 on door. 7pm.
The Arts House,
108A Stokes Croft
Bristol, United Kingdom

What the critics say about Gram’s poetry:

“I was entranced by his reading and by his assured writing ability and equally assured delivery”
Steve Spence, Shearsman

“Full-throated and confident in its own power to convince”
Martin Malone, The Interpreter’s House

“Weaving something rich and new that casts its melancholy spell over the reader, but never excludes them”
Julia Webb, Nine Arches

“He has a presence and the voice to bring it all together”
Paul Tobin, Lapwing