About me


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Bethany Rivers (M.A. in Creative Writing from Cardiff University) is a poet based in Shrewsbury, who has taught creative writing for over ten years to a variety of audiences:

community education

museums and galleries


adults with mental health issues

primary and secondary school pupils

residential homes



first time writers

people allergic to poetry

professional writers

Her debut poetry collection from Indigo Dreams Publishing called ‘Off the wall’ is out on 22nd July, 2016.  You can pre-order a copy here: http://www.indigodreams.co.uk/bethany-rivers/4592595600

See other publications from the menu.   She has read and compered at Wenlock Poetry Festival and Ledbury Poetry Festival, Welshpool Poetry Festival.

She is also an experienced healer, so if you want to explore your healing journey through poetry, stories and journals, courses and workshops can be tailored to those needs.

You can contact Bethany by using the form on the “Contact” page

Radio Show about poetry healing, who it’s for and how it works, broadcast 16th March 2015.



2 thoughts on “About me

  1. Do you mind if I quote a small number of your articles as long as I provide
    credit and sources returning to your weblog: http://www.writingyourvoice.org.uk/. I’ll aslo ensure to
    give you the proper anchor text hyperlink using your blog title:
    Writing Your Voice | Express yourself, be creative, get
    writing!. Please be sure to let me know if this is okay with you.
    Thanks alot :)

    • Many thanks for your message. Yes of course you can quote my article, with credits. Do let me know where I may see them! Best regards, Bethany

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