Welcome to Susan Richardson's website

Susan Richardson

has had a lifelong passion for live performance, the spoken and written word, the natural world and wild places.

In her work as poet, performer and educator, she aims to stimulate minds, stir the urge to create and inspire a similar passion in others.


Follow Susan on Twitter - @susanpoet

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Breaking News

  • skindancing, Susan's third poetry collection, has just been published by Cinnamon Press.
  • Susan has just been appointed poet-in-residence with World Animal Day and is looking forward to writing poems to help promote this exciting global venture.
  • Susan is also currently poet-in-residence with the Marine Conservation Society - she is writing poems and running workshops inspired by their 30 Threatened Species appeal.
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Join a Course or Workshop

Mentoring & Writing Tuition - Susan works with many students on a private basis via email, phone and/or Skype. If you're interested in private tuition, mentoring or manuscript appraisal, please get in touch.

Susan also has a wide range of workshops, including several residential writing weekends, YogaWrite sessions and Words from Other Worlds writing and shamanic journeying workshops coming up in the next six months. Please contact Susan for further information.

See Susan Perform:

Thursday, 2nd April 2015, time tbc - poetry performance at 'Disruption & Difference Through Experimental, Embodied and Non-Written Texts' event, University of Bristol
Wednesday 15th April 2015, 7.30 pm - Cardiff launch of 'skindancing', Susan's new poetry collection, Waterloo Tea, Wyndham Arcade, Cardiff
Tuesday, 21st April 2015, 7.30pm - guest performer & Hampshire launch of 'skindancing', Write Angle, Petersfield, Hampshire
Thursday, 14th May 2015, time tbc - guest poet, performing work from new collection, 'skindancing', Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Aberystwyth
Wednesday 17th June 2015, 7.30 pm - guest poet, performing work from new collection, 'skindancing', Murenger House, Newport
Saturday, June 20th 2015, time tbc - 'skindancing' poetry performance, Unearthed in a Field Festival, near St Davids, Pembrokeshire
Saturday 17th & Sunday 18th October 2015, times tbc - ecopoetry workshop and performance of work from 'skindancing', Presteigne Poetry Festival
Visit the performance archive for details of some of Susan's previous gigs. Full list will be updated soon!
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