A new workshop at Falkland Centre for Stewardship in Fife; visiting the archaeological dig on Falkland estate, writing work in response. Details in the Diary.
A new, 2-day creative/writing course at Off the Rails Arts Centre in Fife, exploring maps and narrative worlds. Feb 23rd +24th 2019, further details in the Diary.
Developing new work for Edge Hill University & The Arts Centre, EHU. Coming Spring 2019.
Commissioned by artist Michael Curran, for his exhibition / series of manifestations:
The Public Image - Scottish Lady Tiger. September 15th - 30th 2018, at Generator Dundee, curated by Hari MacMillan - with events and interventions throughout. The scent is a conversation with visionary artist/writer Valerie Sutton.
The new scent - POETA (Scottish Lady Tiger) will evoke the spirit of Spark, her life and work, trials and triumphs; with accompanying booklet to document the scent's creation and composition. AVAILABLE SOON from the Poetry Apothecary website.
'irresistable' - Times Literary Supplement, December 2017
Five Charms for the Potingair - RS's poetry work based around medieval alchemy and natural perfumery is now available to buy: the limited edition box-set of five poems and five scent-blends is available via the Poetry Apothecary website shop, among other offerings.
"poignant and elegiac dramatic tone poem on loss and life"..."It's rare for all of a play's different elements to be so connected" 4 stars, Neil Cooper - Herald Scotland
"beautifully poised"..."downright thrilling"... "At times, Sharp's poetry is simply immense."
4 stars, Joyce McMillan - The Scotsman
NEW WORK COMMISSION, Edge Hill University - 2018-19:
THE AIR THAT CARRIES THE WEIGHT, March 2016 - some reviews:
POETA (Scottish Lady Tiger):
MAPPING IMAGINATIVE LANDSCAPES: